A large shark was seen at a Duxbury beach on Monday, causing swimmers to be ordered out of the water. Cue the Jaws references, people.
This comes after a shark was spotted off Chatham’s South Beach last week.
According to CBS, the Duxbury Fire Department said the a police helicopter had spotted the shark near the Powder Point Bridge.
The Duxbury Police has now released a photo of the shark claiming it is a great white:
Great white visits Duxbury pic.twitter.com/U2iXP8KTQ3— Duxbury Police (@Duxbury_Police) August 25, 2014
People were orignially advised to stay out of the water, but the beach has since reopened:
Beach to reopen at 3:45 PM— Duxbury Police (@Duxbury_Police) August 25, 2014
Though beach-goers were most likely unhappy they had to leave the water, someone found some humor in the situation, referencing Jaws:
This story will be updated as more details become available.