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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Attorney General Pam Bondi is asking Floridians to participate in National Drug Take-Back Day.

The event takes place at various locations throughout the state on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Bondi said on Friday that getting rid of old or unneeded medications in the home helps prevent prescription drug abuse. Participating locations can be found by visiting http://1.usa.gov/1826h28 .

The effort has been organized by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and state and local law enforcement.

Jacksonville Locations:

  1. JACKSONVILLE SHERIFF'S OFFICE PUBLIX
    ROOSEVELT SQUARE SHOPPING CENTER 4495 ROOSEVELT BLVD. JACKSONVILLE
  2. DEA JACKSONVILLE WILD WING CAFE 4555 SOUTHSIDE BLVD. JACKSONVILLE
  3. JACKSONVILLE SHERIFF'S OFFICE PUBLIX
    REEDY BRANCH COMMONS SHOPPING PLAZA 10920 BAYMEADOWS ROAD JACKSONVILLE