A boat stolen from Lake Somerville has been recovered.
Cpl. Steven Eilert was notified by dispatch that a boat stolen from Lake Somerville has been recovered near Cove, Texas.
The caller said that his boat, which appeared to have been stripped, had been recovered by an officer with the Texas Parks and Wildlife.
The caller also said he had been at Lake Somerville on Sunday, and as he was coming through Brenham on S Market near Highway 290 E., the tire on the trailer went flat.
He had left the boat and trailer on the side of the road, intending to come back on Monday and fix it.
The officer with Texas Parks and Wildlife said it appeared someone had tried to submerge the boat.
The boat and trailer were valued at approximately $10,000.
The case is under investigation.