Journalist Drew Petrimoulx was kayaking
in Tampa Bay, Florida, when he crossed
paths with a terrifying bull shark.
In a series of videos uploaded
to TikTok, Petrimoulx shared
his “close call” with the world.
Petrimoulx’s videos, which have 287,000
likes and 33,000 likes respectively.
In a follow-up comment, Petrimoulx
noted that he was kayaking “near a
known bull shark breeding ground”.
In fact, in Florida, bull sharks aren’t all that uncommon.
According to the Florida Fish and
Wildlife Conservation Commission.
this apex predator often “inhabits estuarine,
nearshore and offshore waters of both
the Gulf and Atlantic coasts of Florida”