Man Posed as Woman on Chat Site to Lure, Rob Men: Sunrise Police

A Sunrise man told men on his name was Diana and arranged to meet them, police say. He then robbed them at gunpoint.

A Sunrise man was held without bond after he posed as a woman on an Internet chat site, luring men to meet him and then robbing them, police said.

Glenford Williams, 19, contacted three adult men on social-networking site, according to Sunrise Police Department arrest reports.

He went by the name 'Diana' and asked them to meet him at the Boardwalk Apartments at 2903 Northwest 60th Avenue, Apt. 222 on separate occasions in June and July, the reports said.

Once the victims arrived at the apartment complex, Williams approached them wearing a gray hoodie, blue jeans and a ski mask, holding a handgun and demanding their money, according to the reports.

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Williams stole a total of $260 cash, plus an iPhone, an HTC phone and several credit cards, the reports said.

Officials said Williams initially denied the charges when he was apprehended, but later on admitted to all the robberies.

Sunrise Police spokesman said Williams robbed two other men in a similar manner on two other occasions.

Online jail records show Williams is charged with four counts of armed robbery.

He is also charged with possession of cannabis under 20 grams for having a small plastic bag full of the substance on him when he was arrested, the reports said.

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