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National Drug Take Back Day on Saturday

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ALEXANDRIA (KALB News Channel 5) -- The Alexandria Police Department can help you dispose of unwanted prescription medications on Saturday, April 26. APD and the Drug Enforcement Agency are hosting "National Prescription Drug Take Back Day."

It's a way for you to throw away your medication the safe and legal way. 

You can stop by the Public Safety Complex on Bolton Avenue or at the Martin Center on Mill Street.

"Some people hold on to them for a long time and sometimes it gets into the wrong hands," said Deputy Chief Cedric Green. "What we're trying to do is get them off the street and dispose of them the proper way."

Medications will be collected from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.
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