Florence police, DEA to host prescription drug take-back event

Florence police, DEA to host prescription drug take-back event
Source: RNN

FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) – The Florence Police Department, in conjunction with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, will be conducting a prescription drug take-back event next week.

According to a news release from the department, the event will be held on October 27 from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at two locations in Florence: West Florence High School at 221 Beltline Drive and First Baptist Church at 300 South Irby Street.

No needles or liquids will be accepted.

During a previous event in April, 49 South Carolina law enforcement agencies collected over 8,500 pounds of medications at 66 collection sites, the release states.

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