Three teenagers were arrested in Petah Tikva after they robbed an 80-year-old woman and fled.

Police were able to locate the youngsters shortly after they stole the victim’s purse, using her description of the assailants, reported Israel Radio.

When police approached the three young men and asked for identification, one of the teens mistakenly pulled out the elderly woman’s ID.

Her bag was found nearby, according to the report.