The members of the Schmitt family from Florida are not treasure hunting novices. Last summer, they made national news after they found artifacts from a Spanish ship that sunk in 1715.
This year, the treasure-hunting family was destined for a repeat when they set off on their annual treasure hunting trip in Fort Pierce, Florida.
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When Eric Schmitt’s metal detector went off in about 15 feet of water in the Atlantic Ocean, it could have been anything, he told the