TAMPA (FOX 13) - Police in Tampa are hoping you can help them find the man who attacked and robbed a woman of hundreds of dollars as she was finishing an ATM withdrawal.
It was around 1:30 a.m. Monday when the victim getting cash from an ATM at the Amscot on North Florida Avenue. Surveillance video shared by Tampa police shows a man dressed mostly in white lingering impatiently while the woman conducts her transactions, then jumping her and wrestling the money away before fleeing on foot.
The victim told FOX 13's Evan Lambert that she suffered cuts and bruises and is still very sore. She says the suspect got away with more than $700, which she was planning to use to pay her bills.
Now, detectives are asking for help identifying the man. 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 suspect.
Anyone with any information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com. Crime Stoppers must be contacted first in order to be eligible for a cash reward.