HOUSTON -

A woman was attacked and robbed outside her home by students, police say.

It happened on Pompano Street in southwest Houston Thursday morning.

Investigators said several teenagers skipped class and approached the woman and stole her cell phone.

Officers managed to arrest three of those teens as they ran toward the Alief ISD Alternative Learning Center, police said.

Two of the students were charged with robbery.

The third is charged with curfew violation.

The other students managed to get away from police.