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Shark sightings close a Cape Cod beach

Indefinite ban on swimming ignored by some

Beachgoers relaxed yesterday on South Beach, where swimming was banned after sightings of at least five distinct sharks. Beachgoers relaxed yesterday on South Beach, where swimming was banned after sightings of at least five distinct sharks. (Wendy Maeda/Globe Staff)
By Jack Nicas
Globe Correspondent / July 31, 2010

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Town officials closed South Beach for swimming indefinitely yesterday after a spotter plane located at least five great white sharks off the coast. (Full article: 819 words)

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