The 13-year-old boy was boogie boarding at his summer camp when he fell off the board and was bitten. A tooth was removed from a puncture wound in his leg.
Islip Town officials say two sharks were caught by fishermen in the Atlantic Ocean Wednesday afternoon. One was caught 50 yards east of Atlantique. The other was at Kismet Beach. There was no confirmation that those sharks were involved in the two attacks.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo released a statement saying that he has deployed Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Basil Seggos to investigate the "apparent juvenile shark attacks off of Fire Island."
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