Police: Man attacked 82-year-old woman, stole purse

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A Cincinnati man is behind bars after police say he attacked an 82-year-old woman and stole her purse.

William Baldrick, 30 , is charged with one count of robbery and one count of obstructing official business.

According to Hamilton County court records, Baldrick knocked the woman to the ground, causing visible injuries, then took her purse before fleeing on foot.

He was later found hiding underneath a porch in an attempt to avoid arrest. He was apprehended by the K-9 unit without incident.

His bond was set at $350,000.

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