One Florida fisherman will spend 10 days behind bars for dragging a shark to its death and posting the video on social media.
Robert Lee Benac the third was sentenced in Hillsborough County on Thursday.
Florida man, who was caught on a viral video that showed him dragging a shark behind a boat and shooting it was sentenced to 10 days in jail. https://t.co/60U2M7RzxH
— New York Daily News (@NYDailyNews) September 15, 2019
He’s the third person to face charges in a June 2017 incident caught on camera.
The video shows a shark dragged by a rope from a 22-foot boat near Egmont Key while the men laughed.