A 26-year-old woman suffered a head injury after being robbed while walking her dog in Parkville, Baltimore County Police said.
The incident happened around 7:30 p.m. Monday in the area of Hiss and Fowler avenues.
Police said the suspect appeared from behind some bamboo and began to pet her dog. The suspect grabbed the dog and asked for money. When the woman offered her cellphone instead, he hit the woman with an unknown object and ran off without taking anything from her.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the Parkville precinct at 410-887-5310.