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Pa. and W.Va. police agencies participating in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

April 23, 2013|From staff reports

Several police agencies in Franklin County, Pa., and the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia are participating in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day this weekend.

On Saturday, people can drop off expired, unwanted or unused medications at various locations. Most drop-off points do not accept needles.

In Southcentral Pennsylvania:

  • The Greencastle Police Department will be collecting medications from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Food Lion in Greencastle. For more information, call 717-597-9506.
  • Pennsylvania State Police will be accepting medications from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Chambersburg Walmart at 1730 Lincoln Way East. For more information, call 717-264-5161.
  • Waynesboro police will be taking in medications from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parking lot behind Waynesboro Borough Hall. For more information, call 717-762-2132.
  • Mercersburg police will be collecting medications from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the police station at 113 S. Main St. For more information, call 717-328-0150.

In the Eastern Panhandle, the following locations are accepting expired, unwanted or unused medications from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.:

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  • The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Department is sponsoring a collection at the Walmart at 5680 Hammonds Mill Road in Spring Mills, W.Va.
  • The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Department is sponsoring a collection at the South Berkeley Volunteer Fire Department, 8009 Winchester Ave., Inwood, W.Va.
  • The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department is sponsoring a collection at its office at 102 Industrial Blvd. in Kearneysville, W.Va.
  • West Virginia State Police is sponsoring a collection at 409 Industrial Blvd. in Kearneysville.
  • The Shepherdstown (W.Va.) Police Department is sponsoring a collection at 104 N. King St. in Shepherdstown.
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