An elderly woman was the victim of a home invasion robbery in Palo Alto on Tuesday afternoon, and police arrested two juveniles, who also stole her car, according to the department.
The robbery occurred around 12:45 p.m. at a residence in the 900 block of Colorado Avenue, police said. The suspects broke in and startled the woman, took jewelry and cash before fleeing with her white, four-door 2004 Honda Civic.
Police said the suspects entered by kicking in the side door and never threatened her or brandished any weapons. The victim was uninjured.
Anyone with information on the case is asked to call Palo Alto police at (650) 329-2413. Those wishing to remain anonymous can call (650) 383-8984 or email paloalto@tipnow.