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Drug Take Back Day

Across the county, police departments collected unused and unwanted prescription drugs in the national Drug Take Back day.

Drug Take Back Day

April 28, 2014
Twin Tiers (WENY) Across the county, police departments collected unused and unwanted prescription drugs in the national Drug Take Back day. This weekend the Chemung County Sheriff's Office is reporting the numbers for the National Prescription Take Back Initiative.
      
At the two locations one at the Southport Fire Department and the other at the Big Flats Community Center a total of 376 people stopped by. Both sites combined collected 69 boxes weighing over 1100 pounds of drugs. The next prescription drop off will take place this fall.