Wilmette woman, 82, tied up, robbed inside house

March 1, 2013 2:58:30 PM PST
Police in north suburban Wilmette are looking for a group of men who bound and robbed an 82-year-old woman.

The victim was attacked as she left her house in the 2500-block of Marion Lane around 9:30 p.m. Thursday night.

Police say the 82-year-old was trying to walk her dog when three masked men, one with a gun, forced their way into her home.

Police say the robbers tied up the woman, ransacked the home and stole some money before leaving.