CONEY ISLAND, Brooklyn (WABC) -- There was some excitement on Coney Island Saturday when people spotted a small shark swimming along the shore.
Lifeguards cleared the water because there were swimmers nearby.
The NYPD says the 4-foot dogfish shark appeared to be in distress. So a trio of officers brought it to the New York Aquarium.
No one was hurt.
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Small shark spotted swimming along the shore at Coney Island