Updated:VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. —
The Volusia County Sheriff's office will have five drop-off points for residents to dispose of unused and expired prescription drugs on Saturday.
The program is part of national Prescription Drug Take-Back Day.
The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration established the day to allow people a method of properly disposing of the unused drugs.
According to the Sheriff's office, more than 550,000 pounds of medications were turned in during the last national take-back event in the spring.
The event is free and anonymous.
The following locations, in Volusia County, will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 29.
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