THEFT: Northeastern District -- A man was walking his bike in the 1300 block of Meridene Drive Sunday when another man ran by, snatched the bike from the victim's grasp and rode off. The bike was valued at $400.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- A 9-year-old girl was riding a bike in the 3000 block of Clifton Park Terrace Sunday when a teen-age boy knocked her to the pavement and stole the bike, valued at more than $100.
THEFT FROM AUTO: Northeastern District -- A 9-inch TV, stereo equipment and tools, all valued at more than $1,500, were stolen Sunday from a 1985 GMC truck parked in the 4100 block of Marx Ave.
STOLEN CAR: Northwestern District -- A Plymouth Voyager with tags 763 367 was stolen Sunday in the 3800 block of Chatham Road.
THEFT: Northwestern District -- a Toro-brand lawn mower valued at $700 was stolen Sunday from the back yard of a house in the 3700 block of Clarinth Road.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- A VCR valued at $500 and $400 in cash were stolen over the weekend from a house in the 3600 block of Ash St.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- A combination 13-inch TV and VCR was stolen Sunday from a house in the 400 block of E. 31st St.
PURSE SNATCHING: Northern District -- A resident of the 6100 block of Bellona Ave. was walking near her home Sunday when a man approached her from behind and stole her purse containing cash and property, all valued at $70. The victim sustained a minor arm injury.
ASSAULT: Western District -- A resident of the 2500 block of Franklin St. was in the 2500 block of Edmondson Ave. on Sunday when a man she knows struck her in the face with his fist. The woman was expected to apply for a warrant, charging the man with assault.
STOLEN CAR: North Point Precinct -- A four-door, white 1988 Jeep Cherokee with tags 699937 was stolen Sunday in the 1700 block of Bayard Ave.
BURGLARY: Parkville Precinct -- A 16-inch mountain bike valued at $900 was stolen over the weekend from a house in the 2800 block of Aspen Hill Road.
STOLEN CAR: Towson Precinct -- A four-door, tan 1989 Acura Legend with tags BNA 0248 was stolen over the weekend in the 2400 block of Smith Ave.
BURGLARY: Cockeysville Precinct -- A 25-inch TV valued at more than $300 was stolen from a house in the 100 block of Windy Falls Way over the weekend.
ROBBERY: Cockeysville Precinct -- Two men carrying weapons and wearing bandannas over their faces entered the Hampton Inn in the 11200 block of York Road early yesterday and ordered an employee to give them the contents of a cash register. The men escaped with an undisclosed sum.
ROBBERY: Garrison Precinct -- An 83-year-old Pikesville man was walking across the parking lot of the Greenspring Shopping Center Sunday when he was assaulted by a man who robbed him of $60.
ROBBERY: Woodlawn Precinct -- A resident of the 1400 block of Kirkwood Road was walking near his home Saturday when a gunman robbed him of his wallet and $30.
BURGLARY: Woodlawn Precinct -- Two TVs, two VCRs and a video game, all valued at more than $1000, were stolen over the weekend from a house in the 5900 block of Franklin Ave.
BURGLARY: Abingdon -- Tools, a lawn mower and other lawn-care equipment, all valued at more than $2,000, were stolen over the weekend from a storage shed in the 1400 block of Emily Court.
BURGLARY: Joppa -- Tools, stereo equipment, a lawn mower and other property, all valued at nearly $3,000, were stolen over the weekend from an outdoor storage shed in the 1600 block of Laurel Drive.
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CALL IN TIPS: Readers with information on these or other crimes can call Metro Crime Stoppers' confidential 24-hour hot line, 276-8888. Names are not taken, calls are not recorded and rewards of up to $2,000 may be paid for information.Police Blotter is a representative, not comprehensive, list of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore and Harford counties, reported by Richard Irwin.