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Eagan boy bit by shark is doing well, excited for free vacation

“[Jay] fell forward and he didn’t get up right away, which is really weird, so I just picked him up, held him up with my hand, and I noticed there was a large hole where his shoulder should be,” Kristine said. “It was bleeding, I was in a panic, I saw the shark swim away and we ran up the beach.”

Jay’s father, Ren, was on the beach taking pictures of the two when it happened. 

“I saw where the shark bit and it’s just like watching a horror movie,” Ren Weiskopf said. “It’s just going through your head like,

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9-year-old Minn. boy on vacation in Miami Beach bitten by shark

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. – Kristine and Ren Weiskopf, who are visiting Miami Beach from Minnesota, spent most of Sunday at the hospital after their 9-year-old son was bitten by a shark.

Kristine said she and her son, Jay, were in the water only for a few minutes.

“I was holding his hand the whole time and he was kind of body surfing a little bit and he had fallen on his stomach,” Kristine said.

When she pulled him up, Kristine noticed what she said was a chunk of skin missing from the boy’s shoulder.

“He just said, ‘Ow,’ and I

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