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St. Johns Co. deputies surround pond, arrest man in canoe

Deputies spent a few minutes telling the suspect that the "pond was surrounded," and they were about to enter the water to remove him.

The St. Johns County Sheriff's Office surrounded a pond to arrest a man suspected of stealing a vehicle. 

Deputies located a reported stolen vehicle near the 8200 block of Kindred Spirit Lane. When the suspect spotted the deputies, he fled to a nearby pond, where he entered a canoe. 

Deputies spent the next few minutes telling the suspect that the "pond was surrounded," and they were about to enter the water to remove him.

The suspect then paddled to shore where he was arrested.