WOMAN’S BODY FOUND IN SUNKEN CAR IN DEERFIELD BEACH

Broward Sheriff's Office: Public Information Office

PIO Number: 18-9-5

BSO Case Number: 10-1809-000910

Date: Sept. 6, 2018

Time: 7:07 p.m.

Jurisdiction: Deerfield Beach

Place of Occurrence: Century Village, near 424 S. Century Blvd., Deerfield Beach

Victim(s): Unidentified adult female

Suspect(s): N/A

Description of Incident:

Broward Sheriff’s Office homicide detectives are investigating the death of an unidentified adult female whose body was found Thursday night in a submerged car in Deerfield Beach.

Around 7 p.m. Sept. 6, a resident reported seeing a portion of the car protruding from the lake at Century Village's Upminster K, near 424 S. Century Blvd. Broward Sheriff’s Office deputies and divers responded and recovered a woman's body from a Toyota Corolla. 

Detectives are working on a positive identification. Broward County’s Medical Examiner and Trauma Services will determine the cause of death. The investigation continues. 

Anyone with further information is asked to contact BSO Homicide Det. James Hayes at 954-321-4231.

INVESTIGATOR:
Det. J. Hayes, CID
Deerfield Beach, Dive and Rescue Team

THIS REPORT BY:
Joy Oglesby/PIO
Sept. 7, 2018  1000