Coast Guard to present Gold Lifesaving Medal to Shark Attack Responder in Miami

Coast Guard to present Gold Lifesaving Medal to Shark Attack Responder in Miami
MIAMI — Connor Bystrom is scheduled to be awarded the Coast Guard Gold Life Saving Medal Thursday for actions taken following a shark attack off the coast of Anna Maria Island, Fla., on September 24, 2011. Bystrom and several friends were spear fishing when a man entered the water alone and dove below the surface. After the man returned to the surface he was bit on his leg by a 10-foot bull shark....