Video: Great White Shark Chomps Down on Bass in Cape Cod Bay

ORLEANS – An Orleans-based fishing charter had a close encounter with a great white shark on Thursday.

The Triton was in Cape Cod Bay, when according to video posted on social media by boat owner Steve Peters, a shark could be seen going after a fish that was on the hook of one of his customers.

The shark can be seen swimming around the boat and then taking a bite out of the striped bass that was about to be hauled on board.

(Video courtesy: Steve Peters Facebook Page,

About NewsCenter

The award-winning NewsCenter provides the Cape Cod community with a constant, credible source for local news. We are on the job seven days a week.
737 West Main Street
Hyannis, MA 02601
Contact Us | Advertise Terms of Use 
Employment and EEO | Privacy