A surfer was bitten in the arm by a shark in the waters off Lake Worth Beach on Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017. A shark fin is seen off Hobie Beach in this 2012 file photo.
A surfer was bitten in the arm by a shark in the waters off Lake Worth Beach on Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017. A shark fin is seen off Hobie Beach in this 2012 file photo. MIAMI HERALD FILE MIAMI HERALD STAFF
A surfer was bitten in the arm by a shark in the waters off Lake Worth Beach on Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017. A shark fin is seen off Hobie Beach in this 2012 file photo. MIAMI HERALD FILE MIAMI HERALD STAFF

Shark bites surfer’s arm in rare attack off Florida beach

September 24, 2017 08:16 PM

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