Florida woman parties with men, lures them to parking lot to be robbed at gunpoint

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — Tampa Police are asking for help finding a woman suspected of partying with young men in Ybor City and then luring them to a parking lot where they were robbed.

Surveillance image released by TPD/WFLA
Surveillance image released by TPD/WFLA

Police released surveillance video of the woman who is considered an accomplice in the robberies.

Investigators say on Sunday, May 29, the woman approached a group of young men in Ybor City and spent part of the early morning partying with them. At around 4 a.m., the woman lured the three young men to a parking lot where she knew several male suspects were waiting to rob the victims at gunpoint.

The parking lot is located at East 11th Avenue and North Republica De Cuba Avenue.

Video of the female suspect was captured on a local store’s surveillance system. She is seen entering the store wearing a gray dress.

Tampa police released the following description of the female suspect-

  • W/F
  • Blond hair
  •  5-foot-4 and weighs 120 lbs
  • Tattoo on the right side of her neck with the letters “LIZ” in it
  • The full name may be “Elizabeth,” “Lizzie,” or some other name with those three letters in it. She was last seen wearing a gray dress and possibly driving a newer model silver Honda

Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay is offering a reward of up to $3,000 for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the suspects in this case. Anyone with any information who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at http://www.crimestopperstb.com or send a mobile tip using our P3 Tips mobile application, which is a free download for iPhones, iPads, and Droids.

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