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Officials: Teen bit by shark at Melbourne Beach

Published:   |   Updated: May 4, 2013 at 04:06 PM

MELBOURNE BEACH Officials say a teenager has been bit by a shark in Melbourne Beach.

Brevard County fire rescue authorities say the teen was bit in the ankle while in the water Saturday before noon.

WKMG Local 6 in Orlando ( ) reports the teen's injuries are not life threatening. He was taken to Holmes Regional Medical Center for treatment.