Prescription drug roundup Saturday |

Prescription drug roundup Saturday

Staff Reports
Shannon Litz

Roundup Locations

In Town: Walgreen’s Pharmacy, 1342 Highway 395, Gardnerville

North County: WalMart Supercenter, 3770 Topsy Lane, Carson City

South County: TRE Volunteer Fire Station, 1476 Albite Road, Wellington

Lake Tahoe: Safeway Supermarket, 212 Elks Point Rd, Round Hill

Gardnerville Ranchos: DCSO Sub Station, 1281 Kimmerling Road, Gardnerville Ranchos

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with the Douglas County Partnership of Community Resources, the East Fork Fire & Paramedic District Walmart and Walgreens, is conducting a prescription drug roundup on Saturday

The event is 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at five locations throughout Douglas County.

In addition to people pills, the event is also accepting over-the-counter and pet medications.

Medications may be dropped off at the Judicial & Law Enforcement Building collection box in Minden or the Stateline substation 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.