Prescription Drug Take Back event in Naples

Writer: Rachel Murphy
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Collier County Sheriff’s Office is hosting a Prescription Drug Take Back Day in honor of the national holiday on Saturday.

The event started at 10 a.m. at the sheriff’s office Administration Building at 3319 Tamiami Trail East in Naples.

Prescription Drug Take Back Day flyer (CREDIT: Collier County Sheriff’s Office)

They will be assisting people with safely disposing of prescriptions and medications until 2 p.m. Saturday.

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