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Posted on: April 15, 2019

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day


The Fayette County Sheriff's Office has partnered with the Federal Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) and other government, community, public health, and other law enforcement partners to announce a nationwide prescription drug "Take Back" initiative that seeks to prevent increased pill abuse and theft.

The Fayette County Sheriff's Office will be collecting potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs for destruction on Saturday, April 27, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Fayette County Sheriff's Office located at 155 Johnson Avenue in Fayetteville. The service is free and anonymous. There are no questions or paperwork required. Participants in this initiative are simply asked to bring their unused or unwanted prescription drugs to this location where they can be destroyed.

No needles or biohazard materials will be accepted.

DEA Take Back Day April 2019 PSA
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