Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Public safety

Stolen vehicle found submerged in Tarpon Springs canal

TARPON SPRINGS — A vehicle found submerged in a Tarpon Springs canal early Tuesday was reported stolen in Pinellas County, police said.

Tarpon Springs police responded to a call about a submerged car in a canal near 300 Pampas Ave. about 8:15 a.m. A dive team discovered the vehicle is a 2011 four-door silver Kia, reported stolen by the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office.

No one has reported seeing the Kia enter the water, police said, and they do not know how long it has been submerged.

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