Video: US family catch 265kg shark & eat it

2014-04-25 11:52
Cape Town - A family of fishermen have gone into the record books for catching a 265kg shark, the family then barbecued the shark.

According to Barcroft TV a US fisherman Joey Polk, aged 29, and his cousins Earnie Polk and Kenny Peterson fought the massive 3.3m marko shark for more than an hour.

The family dragged the shark to the shoreline and tied a rope around its fin in an apparent secret location near the Florida Panhandle.

Normally the men release their catch but the shark was too tired to swim back out to sea and as a result the family decided to barbecue and eat the animal.

Below is a video of the catch.

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