Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office and Posse will be hosing a Drug Take Back event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 24, 2021 in the parking lot of Atwoods, 817 Gilmer St.
Anyone can drop off potentially dangerous prescription medications. The DEA and its partners will be collecting tablets, capsules, patches, and other solid forms of prescription drugs.
However, liquids – including intravenous solutions, syringes and other sharps, and illegal drugs will not be accepted.
The DEA will accept vaping devices and cartridges at the collection location, provided lithium batteries are removed.