Police: Car with Pa. plate could be linked to body parts found in Florida

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Courtesy: Tampa Police Department

UPDATE 11/16: The vehicle has been located and the investigation continues. The original story can be found below.


TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – Police in Tampa, Florida are currently searching for a car with a Pennsylvania license plate that may be involved in the case of body parts found in McKay Bay.

According to police, detectives need help finding a 2008 silver Hyundai Elantra with the Pennsylvania license plate HDE6564.

On Friday, police were called to McKay Bay to investigate reports of body parts being found. While a spokesperson for the police department confirmed “additional body parts” were found, witnesses at the scene told our sister station WFLA the new body part appeared to be a leg.

A day prior, fishermen also reported finding what appeared to be a human leg floating in the water.

If you have seen or recognize the Hyundai Elantra, please call 813-231-6130 as soon as possible.

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