Shark Spotted by State Police Chopper Crew, Beachgoers Warned via P.A.

About 30 yards off Race Point Beach (see video)
State Police video image of shark spotted off Race Point Beach today. (MSP image)

From the Massachusetts State Police:

VIDEO: Shark Spotted by Air Wing, Beachgoers Warned by Crew via P.A.

Video of shark spotted by Troopers Fairchild and Boulos, who are assigned to the Air Wing. They also had Provincetown Police Officer Rich Alves on board when they all spotted the shark about 30 yards off the Race Point Beach in Provincetown. They alerted beachgoers using the helicopters P.A. system to exit the water due to the proximity of the shark to the shore. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on