Published: May 25, 2011 3:51 PM EDT
Updated: May 25, 2011 3:52 PM EDT

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit detectives arrested a Venice woman for prostitution Tuesday evening.

Detectives received a tip that Luvinia Gay McAvoy, 25, 4245 Tarpon Road, Venice, was soliciting sex for money. They made contact with McAvoy and she agreed to meet an undercover detective in a restaurant parking lot at 4080 Tamiami Trail in Port Charlotte.

McAvoy entered the undercover vehicle and offered sex to the detective for $100. Once she accepted the money they left the parking lot and a road deputy made a traffic stop. McAvoy was charged with Prostitution and transferred to the Charlotte County Jail at 7:15 p.m. She remains in jail Wednesday on $1,000 bond.