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Drug Enforcement Unit to collect unused meds in Hays


The Ellis County Drug Enforcement Unit will be collecting unused or expired medication for safe disposal from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 29 in the north parking lot of the Law Enforcement Center, 105 W. 12th.

The service is anonymous. Pills, tablets, capsules, creams and ointments will be accepted. Liquid medicines are acceptable if in a spillproof container. No syringes will be taken.

Anyone with questions can call the sheriff's office at (785) 625-1040 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.