RUMSON, NJ – The Rumson Police Department issued a warning that bull sharks have been spotted in the Navesink River. The sightings come as this week is officially “Shark Week” across America.
“There have been several reports of possible bull shark sightings in the Navesink River in the area of Navesink Avenue in Rumson. NJ Division of Fish and Wildlife has been notified,” the Department Said. “They advised that no sightings have been confirmed as of yet but, as always, there is a possibility that sharks could be in our local waterways.”
Shark Week is a weeklong television programming schedule that runs each August on the Discovery Channel.