MID-WILSHIRE (CBSLA.com) – Three men broke into a Mid-Wilshire home overnight Thursday and awoke an elderly woman who was asleep in an upstairs bedroom, all while her husband was in the back of the house, unaware a robbery was taking place.

Los Angeles police report that the home invasion occurred just before midnight in the 800 block of Keniston Avenue.

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According to police, the three suspects broke into the home, went upstairs and entered a bedroom where a woman in her 70s was asleep. The suspects woke up the victim and asked her to tell them where she kept her valuables.

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She complied, and after stealing several items, the suspects fled. The woman was not hurt.

Police said the woman’s husband was inside the home at the time, but was in a studio area in the back of the house and unaware that a robbery was in progress.

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No suspect descriptions were immediately released.