Henrico County to host ‘Drug Take-Back’ collection site

Henrico County to host ‘Drug Take-Back’ collection site
Tablets, capsules, patches, and other solid forms of prescription drugs will be collected. (Source: AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Virginia State Police and the Drug Enforcement Administration will be assisting in a National Drug Take-Back Initiative collection site.

The collection site will be located at 9300 Brook Road in Glen Allen on April 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Residents can drop off expired, or otherwise unused, prescription medications.

Tablets, capsules, patches, and other solid forms of prescription drugs will be collected.

Liquids (including intravenous solutions), syringes and other sharps, and illegal drugs will not be accepted.

COVID-19 guidelines and regulations will be put in place in order to maintain the safety of all participants.

No form of identification is needed.

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