BURGLARY: Southwestern District -- Property valued at $490 was stolen from a house in the 4300 block of Eldone Road Thursday by someone who entered through a basement door.
PURSE SNATCHING: Northern District -- An 88-year-old resident of the 300 block of Tunbridge Road was walking in the 5300 block of York Road Thursday when a man shoved her aside and stole her purse containing cash and property, all valued at $13.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- Someone entered a storage shed in the 700 block of Bay St. Thursday and stole a mountain bike valued at $450.
STOLEN VAN: Northern District -- A 1995 Ford van with tags 735728M was stolen Thursday from the 3300 block of Paine St.
BURGLARY: Northwestern District -- Jewelry valued at more than $1,000 was stolen from a house in the 5500 block of Bosworth Ave. Thursday by someone who reportedly entered through a basement window.
ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- A 76-year-old resident of the 2400 block of Keyworth Ave. was in the 4600 block of Park Heights Ave. Thursday when he was assaulted by a man who robbed him of his cash and credit cards, all reportedly valued at $80.
STOLEN CAR: Northwestern District -- A two-door red 1987 Buick with tags PMC 995 was reportedly stolen Thursday from the 3700 block of Dolfield Ave.
ROBBERY: Parkville Precinct -- The High's dairy store in the 7400 block of Belair Road was robbed of $60 Thursday by a man who displayed what appeared to be a handgun to the clerk.
CAB HOLDUP: Essex Precinct -- A driver for the Emerald cab company was robbed at gunpoint of $92 on Punjab Drive at the East Roc Apartments by a passenger he picked up earlier in the city.
Police Blotter is a representative, not comprehensive, list of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore and Harford counties, reported by Richard Irwin.