Sadly, the Orlando Police Department on Monday confirmed that the body found inside an SUV in a retention pond over the weekend is that of Stephanie Hollingsworth, the missing woman from Belle Isle, who was last seen on Sept. 25 in her Chevy Tahoe.
Drone pilots that were helping authorities to attempt to locate the missing woman noticed the submerged SUV over the weekend in a retention pond near Dowden Road and Story Time Drive, near the Innovation Way area.
A body was also found in the vehicle. On Monday, police confirmed the body found in the SUV was the missing mother of three.
Officers said the Belle Isle Police Department and her family have been notified.
Friends, family, and strangers have begun laying flowers, stuffed animals, and photos in the area.