CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — It was a lucky day for some Florida police officers who recovered a stolen van filled with Krispy Kreme doughnuts.
Clearwater police posted a photo on Facebook of a group of officers standing in front of the van holding boxes of the tasty treats.
A delivery van was stolen this morning from a @krispykreme in Lake City, Fla. It was later recovered at Crest Lake Park in Clearwater, Fla. The store manager gave the donuts in the van to the police officers. The officers saved a few and donated the rest to a homeless feeding. pic.twitter.com/bnuyZdq3vl
— @myclearwaterPD (@myclearwaterPD) October 16, 2018
The Tampa Bay Times reports the van was reported stolen Tuesday morning in Lake City, which is 193 miles (310 kilometers) north of Clearwater. The van, loaded with doughnuts, was spotted in Clearwater on Tuesday afternoon.
The Facebook posting says the store manager donated the cargo to the officers. They saved some doughnuts to eat and handed out the rest to the area's homeless.
Authorities are still looking for the van thief.