It happened at the TSA security checkpoint in Terminal 4 about 10 p.m. Dec. 9.
Surveillance photos show her stooping to pick something – presumably, the missing rings – off the floor, as well as the distraught woman searching for the rings as the thief stands nearby.
Detectives say the woman was dropped off at the airport by by someone driving a red Toyota Rav 4.
The thief is described as having long, black hair. She was last seen carrying a large, red shoulder bag and wearing blue jeans, a printed top, and high-heeled brown boots.
Anyone who can identify this woman is asked to call BSO 954-359-1243 or Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS (8477). Crime Stoppers is offering an award of up to $1,000 for information that leads to an arrest.