This weekend you can get rid of your unused and expired prescription drugs during the Drug Enforcement Administration’s national drug take-back event.
Several local law enforcement agencies will be participating.
The event is being held from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. Medications in pill form will be accepted, but liquids and syringes will not. The service is free and anonymous.
In Defiance County, prescription drugs can be dropped off at the Defiance County Sheriff’s Office and Hicksville Police Department.
The Henry County Sheriff’s Office will also be collecting at the office in Napoleon.
Sites in Fulton County include: Archbold Police Department; Wauseon Police Department; and Walmart; Fayette Police Department at the Fayette Village Offices; and Delta Police Department at Delta Memorial Hall.
In Putnam County, drugs may be dropped off at the Continental Fire Department and the Kalida Fire Department. Drugs may also be dropped off any time at a permanent drop box located in the main lobby of Putnam County Sheriff’s Office in Ottawa.