Frankford man pleads guilty to shark violation

August 11, 2014

A 20-year-old Frankford man pleaded guilty Aug. 4 to a violation involving a shark near Fenwick Island.

Dillin I. Bennett pleaded guilty to removing a protected shark species from the water and possession/landing of a prohibited shark species after agents found him with sand tiger sharks near Fenwick Island, said Sr. Cpl. Carl Winckoski of the Division of Fish and Wildlife Enforcement.

Bennett was fined $328.