Police: students skip class, attack woman

Woman says she was robbed in her own driveway

Published On: Mar 07 2013 06:45:21 PM CST   Updated On: Mar 07 2013 08:46:27 PM CST
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.