Large mako leaps into fishing boat

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A Texas angler fishing for red snapper in the Gulf of Mexico landed a 375-pound mako shark Monday without casting a line.

"All of a sudden something hit the side of the boat," Jason Kresse, 29, told The Associated Press. "He ends up landing on the back of the boat."

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