Police: Car found in water in St. Pete stolen from Georgia

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (WFLA) — Police say a car that was found in the water early Monday morning in St. Petersburg was reported stolen out of Georgia.

Police say around 3:20 a.m., they were notified about a gray 2010 Jeep Commander with a Georgia license plate in the water on 4th Street North, north of 116th Avenue North. It was found near what’s known as the 4th Street Bridge.

Officers and firefighters have not found anyone who was in the Jeep.

Police are still trying to figure out how it got into the water.



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