Photo by KELLY FARRELL, Staff
Kenny Blocker of Isles of Capri explains to Kim Yapaolo of Marco how he used a gaff hook to fish her purse out of the water near his home. Yapaolo's purse went over board while boating with friends around Marco Island on July 4.
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