On Thursday, beachgoers were called out of the water at Narragansett Town Beach after a shark was sighted in close proximity to the shoreline. Check out these photos submitted by Penny Ashford (www.pennyashfordphotos.com).

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BR549

Looks like a Thresher. Somewhat timid as sharks generally go.

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