MORNING NEWSCAST: Woman robbed of prescription, Council members to consider downtown grant program

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A woman was pushed to the ground and robbed of her prescription in a Columbia Street incident in Statesville recently.

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Police say the victim got a ride from two unknown people to get her Oxycodone prescription filled and afterwards had it stolen. Investigators describe the vehicle as a newer purple Chevy Impala occupied by a white female and a black male.

Council to consider grant program

Statesville City Council members will consider establishing a grant program for downtown revitalization tonight. Under one of the proposals, recipients could receive up to $50,000 for projects over $100,000.