Great White shark lurking off OBX

Hilton was spotted near the shores of Cape Lookout along the Crystal Coast on Saturday, July 15. (Photo courtesy of R. Snow/Ocearch)

CAPE LOOKOUT, Carteret County (WTVD) - A 12.5 foot Great White shark has been spotted near the North Carolina coast.

The mature male great white, named Hilton, was tracked to a spot just off Cape Lookout on Saturday.

READ MORE from ABC affiliate WTVD here. Hilton, who weighs over 1,300 pounds, has pinged dozens of times near North and South Carolina since being tagged by the researching group OCEARCH in March.

Click here to track Hilton's movements.

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