Indiana State Police hold 'Drug Take Back Day' drop off

Indiana State Police partners with the DEA for the 15th Drug Take Back Day

Posted: Apr 28, 2018 8:45 PM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT)- The "Take Back" initiative seeks to prevent prescription drug abuse and theft through proper disposal of prescription drugs.

Collection sites will be set up nationwide for expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs which will be properly disposed of without threat to the environment.

Fort Wayne Police were at the 6002 St. Joe Center Road Kroger location collecting unwanted medication Saturday.

This program is for liquid and pill medications. Needles, new or used, will not be accepted for disposal. This service is free and anonymous.

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