This aerial view shows the Venice Municipal Airport and the entire length of the Intracoastal Waterway.  The Venice Aviation Society wants the Venice City Council to ask the Federal Aviation Administration to approve an air traffic control tower at the airport.

Venice, Fla. The bodies of two people, including a child, were recovered in the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday. Wreckage of a chartered Piper Cherokee airplaneofficials said.

Venice police confirmed that debris was spotted from the air in the bay around 2 p.m., about one-third of a mile west of the airport south of Tampa.

The plane was found hours after the Federal Aviation Administration called Venice police to investigate at Venice airport for an overdue airplane that did not return to the airport in St. Petersburg on Saturday night was.

During the FAA’s investigation on Sunday, recreational boaters reported finding a dead woman floating in the bay approximately 2.5 miles west of Venice Beach, according to a news release from the police department.

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