Shark attack at Off Jaws Beach, New Providence Island, Exuma Islands, Bahamas

Shark attack details: Off Jaws Beach, New Providence Island, Exuma Islands, 29-Aug-2010
Date of attack: Aug 29th 2010
Location: Off Jaws Beach, New Providence Island, Exuma Islands
Shark species: unknown
Name of victim: Judson Newton
Age of victim: 43 years old
Sex of victim: M
Activity: Swimming after boat became disabled
Injury: His partial remains were recovered from a 12' tiger shark on September 5, 2010. Cause of death was thought to be drowning

View detailed report (PDF)

Map showing shark attack location and nearby incidents

Nearby shark attacks

Shark attack

Bahamas

Attacks by region

Attacks by location