In an effort to keep prescription drugs from being flushed down the toilet or ending up in the wrong hands, the State Bureau of Investigation, along with Safe Kids North Carolina and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency, is co-sponsoring a national effort to safely dispose of unused prescription medicines in locations across the state from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 27th.
Local drop off point:
Highway Patrol Office
600 Tunnel Road,
Asheville, NC 28805
10am to 2pm
What can you bring?
Any over the counter and prescription medications.
Questions about the collection, please contact:
Sgt C.G. Harris or Trooper Kelly Rhodes at 828-298-4256