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Woman robbed at knifepoint; medication stolen

June 20, 2011 11:25:16 AM PDT
Delaware State Police say a woman was robbed at knifepoint after leaving a New Castle pharmacy.

It happened Saturday about 10:20 p.m. at the Rite Aid on New Castle Avenue.

Troopers say the woman was leaving the pharmacy when a man approached her, displayed a knife and demanded the prescription medication she had just gotten from the pharmacy.

She gave the suspect the medication and he fled on foot.

The victim was not hurt.