Prescription Drug Drop Off Locations Announced For Tuscaloosa County

The West Alabama Narcotics Task Force and the Drug Enforcement Administration will host a prescription drug drop off later this month. It will be held on October 26 from 10 to 2 p.m. at several locations. The purpose of this event will give the public a chance to get rid of potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs. The service is free and anonymous. Bring your medication for disposal at:Foodworld 641 Bear Creek RoadTuscaloosa, Alabama 35401Tuscaloosa Fire Rescue and Logistics Training Center2015 McFarland Boulevard EastTuscaloosa, Alabama 35401Kmart635 Skyland BoulevardTuscaloosa, Alabama 35401CVS Pharmacy1910 McFarland BoulevardNorthport, Alabama 35475Last April, 371 tons of prescription drugs were turned in at more than 5,000 sites operated by the DEA and state and local law enforcement.