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Initiative takes back more than 100 lbs. of drugs

Kentucky State Police Post 11 in London participated in the DEA National Prescription Drug Take-Back Initiative today.

The Laurel County Agency for Substance Abuse Policy Board and the Laurel County Health Department aided the state police.

They collected prescription drugs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Laurel County Health Department.

Local citizens were able to dispose of their current or out-dated unwanted medication.

A total weight of 100.6 pounds of drugs was collected at the event.


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