ONCE BITTEN—Above, Francine and Jerry Weisbecker of Thousand Oaks in Maui on a previous trip. During their recent visit on Jan. 22, Jerry was bitten by a shark while snorkeling off Ka’anapali Beach. Below, EMTs tend to his injuries at the Westin Ka’anapali Ocean Resort Villas, where the couple had been staying.“Shark bait,” a slang term for a person swimming or surfing alone in the ocean, became more than an idiom to a 73-year-old Thousand Oaks resident last month.
Jerry Weisbecker is recovering...
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