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Hillsborough sheriff’s divers search lake for burglary suspect

Published:   |   Updated: May 14, 2013 at 02:57 PM

A burglary suspect jumped in a lake this morning in the Lake Magdalene area, and the Hillsborough County sheriff’s dive team is on the scene. A second suspect fled in a vehicle.

Just before noon today, deputies responded to a burglary at 15119 Lake Magdalene Blvd., and learned that there might have been two people involved, according to the sheriff’s office.

One of the suspects fled on foot, jumped into a lake and was last seen swimming to a marshy area, the sheriff’s office said. The sheriff’s dive team is searching the lake.

The other suspect is thought to have left the scene in a vehicle, the sheriff’s office said.

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