Police in western Iowa said they caught a woman in the middle of a home invasion over the weekend.
The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office arrested 44-year-old Pamela Caruso on Saturday afternoon.
Deputies responded to a report of a burglary in process just before 2 p.m. One of the burglary victims told officers that Caruso forced her way inside the home and assaulted them.
Caruso was still in the house and was taken into police custody.
She was charged with first degree burglary and is being held in the Montgomery County Jail.