Medicinal take-back event scheduled for Wednesday

Mar. 16, 2013 @ 08:57 PM

 

Operation Medicine Drop has organized a take-back event for Wednesday, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Anyone with unused or expired medications (regardless of whether they are prescription and over-the-counter) may dispose of them through this program. There will be two drop-off locations: the Vance County Fire/EMS Dept., 188 Bickett St., Henderson; or the Henderson Fire Dept., Station No. 1, 211 Dabney Drive.

For more information on this event, contact Capt. Weldon W. Bullock of the Vance County Sheriff’s Office at (252) 738-2200.

Safe Kids North Carolina and the N.C. Department of Insurance are administering the program. For more information or a calendar of events, search ncsafekids.org.