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Indiana State Police Drug Take Back Results

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Collection sites were set up nationwide for expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs to be turned in for destruction. This program is intended for liquid and pill medications.

The Indiana State Police set up collections sites at every post (except the Toll Road.) The Indianapolis post collected 253 pounds of medications between the hours of 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday.

Statewide the Indiana State Police collected a total of 1,308 pounds of unused or expired medication. Below is a list of each locations results for Saturday.

District - Drugs in Pounds

D-13 - 25, D-33 - 55, D-51 - 37, D-14 - 30, D-34 - 340, D-52 - 253, D-16 - 100
D-35 - 75, D-53 - 44, D-22 - 50, D-42 - 58, D-24 - 41, D-45 - 200
Total 1,308 pounds