Car with Pa license plate could be linked to body parts found in Florida


Courtesy of the Tampa Police Department

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


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

Police say detectives need help locating a silver 2008 Hyundai Elantra with the Pennsylvania license plate HDE6564.

Police were called to McKay Bay on Friday to investigate reports of the discovery of body parts. While a spokesperson for the Police Department Confirmed “Additional Body Parts” Found, witnesses at the scene told our sister station WFLA that the new body part appeared to be a leg.

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

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

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