2 teens charged in robbery of 80-year-old woman

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CHICAGO — Two teenage boys have been charged in the robbery of an 80-year-old woman.

The woman was walking home Tuesday in the 1400 block of West Lill when the boys violently knocked her down and stole her purse.

A surveillance camera caught them running through an alley.

Their families saw the picture on the news and turned them in to police.

They’re charged with robbery and aggravated battery.