Thursday, September 27, 2012

MPD holds drug take-back Sept. 29 at Target.

Bring old or unused prescription drugs; keep them out of the wrong hands.

by Jonathan Copsey / The Milton Herald

MILTON, Ga. — The Milton Police Department will take part in the second installment of the Drug Enforcement Administration's National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Saturday, Sept. 29 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Target on Ga. 9 in Milton.

The Target is located at 13057 Ga. 9. All forms of prescription drugs will be taken, no matter how old. When the results of the four take-back days to date are combined, the DEA and its state, local and tribal law enforcement and community partners have removed over 1.5 million pounds (774 tons) of medication from circulation.

For more information, contact Community Outreach Officer Ara Baronian at 678-242-2527 or

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