Man bitten by shark off Kona Coast
Police and DLNR will assess the area for shark sightings on Thursday. If nothing is seen, the park and the beach will reopen.
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28-year-old James Kerrigan is recovering well at the Kona Community Hospital after a 12-foot tiger shark bit into his right leg Tuesday off the Kona Coast.
A murder suspect who escaped from custody from Department of Public Safety officers in February plead guilty to charges relating to that escape.