Divers get Ferrari in 1987 from the IJ in Amsterdam

Police and navy afternoon have won a Ferrari Mondial 1987 from the IJ in Amsterdam. The vehicle is given for 26 years as missing.

The car was discovered during a diving exercise of the Amsterdam Fire. “That the police there immediately be informed,” a spokesperson.

Yesterday all dived to the wreck, but then it still managed to get above water. “It was a somewhat bigger job than we thought before,” said a police spokesman at UK Edition.

“There was a lot of mud in and around the vehicle. That had to be sucked out,” police said. The car was then light enough to shore with a tow truck.

Reporter Robert Schouten was Edition EN present at the dive site. “Police say for the time being to be to close a crime out too. But what surgery is this. There are three buses of forensic detection, regular police cars, two trucks of the Royal Navy, tow vehicles and a boat Rijkswaterstaat. ”

The car was reported stolen 26 years ago and the police will now investigate whether there was committed with a crime. It is not the first time that foreign or ancient objects surfaced. Jobs in 2015 were in dredging the river Vecht 10 bench lockers fished. The vaults were empty and probably dumped by burglars.

In March this year found a Kalashnikov magnet fishermen in the water and in Giethoorn the police found in March in a ditch a bag containing a dead dog. In May this year was a diver at work along the canals a skull was intact.

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