BALTIMORE (WJZ)– Baltimore City Police are investigating an assault and robbery in Oldtown.

The incident happened at 6 a.m. Friday. Police say the suspect ran up to the 64-year-old woman who was walking along the 900- block of N. Aisquith Street, snatched her purse and then ran away northbound on the street. The victim injured herself after she lost her balance and fell when her purse was snatched.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the police at 443-984-7296.