Sheriff: 600 pounds of medication collected in Prescription Drug Take Back
Boone County - Boone County Sheriff's Department reports that 600 pounds of medication were collected on Friday October 26 and Saturday October 27 during the Prescription Drug Take Back event.
There were seven different collection sites throughout Boone County over the two-day event.
The results from each collection site are listed below:
VA = 5 boxes/103 lbs
MU = 1 box/10 lbs
Ashland PD = 3 boxes/73 lbs
Rock Bridge HS = 8 boxes/122 lbs
Hickman HS = 10 boxes/180 lbs
Hallsville PD = 2 boxes/51 lbs
Centralia PD = 3 boxes/61 lbs
All medication collected by the Boone County Sheriff's Department will be turned over to DEA authorities for proper disposal.