Stolen car found dumped in Tempe Town LakePosted: Updated:
TEMPE -- There were some scary moments at Tempe Town Lake Wednesday morning after a fisherman found a car in the water.
Police were called out at about 7 a.m.
Emergency crews sent in a dive team to make sure there was nobody inside the sunken car. The vehicle did prove to be empty.
Police said it was a stolen vehicle out of Scottsdale. Investigators believe the thieves simply pushed it into the lake to get rid of it.