Tampa Police Detectives are releasing photographs of items taken from Emilio Martinez-Rodri
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Tampa Police Detectives are releasing photographs of items taken from Emilio Martinez-Rodriguez. Emilio was wearing a Tag Heuer watch at the time of his disappearance. There are also Walter Hagen T3 golf clubs missing from his vehicle. The watch, golf clubs and Emilio’s wallet have not been recovered.
It is important to remind citizens that if they have information and contact Crime Stoppers or the Tampa Police Department, they will remain anonymous.
Family and Crime Stoppers Offer $5,000 Reward in Emilio Rodriguez Murder
The family of Emilio Martinez-Rodriquez is offering a $4,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction in his kidnapping and murder. Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay is also offering $1,000 in reward money.
34-year-old Emilio J. Martinez-Rodriguez was last seen on the evening of December 15, 2010 when he left his home on West Dallas Avenue in Tampa. He went to pickup groceries and takeout food at the China Moon Restaurant. Evidence found at the scene led detectives to believe that the victim returned to his residence and went missing from that location.
At approximately 7 p.m. on December 15, 2010, an unknown male subject wearing a black leather jacket with a white t-shirt underneath was seen walking in the victim’s yard from a ditch area that was located at the rear of the residence. On December 23, 2010, the victim’s body and vehicle were located in a wooded area near Orient Road and Sligh Avenue in Tampa.
Anyone with information about the murder of Emilio Martinez-Rodriguez is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-8477 to be eligible for a cash reward. You can also report a crime anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or text CSTB plus your tip to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637).