Drug Take Back held Saturday

Drug Take Back Day was held on April 29, 2017. (WISH Photo)

LAWRENCE, Ind. (WISH) – In addition to Shred Day, you could also drop off prescription drugs as part of National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.

It is a nationwide DEA effort.

24-Hour News 8 stopped by the event in Lawrence Saturday.

The DEA says the non-medical use of prescription drugs ranks second to marijuana as the most common form of drug abuse in the country.

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