RANTOUL — State Rep. Mike Marron (R-rural Fithian) and the Rantoul Police Department will host a free prescription drug drop-off event next week.

Residents may drop off expired, unused prescription drugs, pain patches, vitamins and pet medicines.

Needles and illegal drugs are prohibited.

The event is scheduled from 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 11, at the police department, 109 E. Grove Ave.

For more information, visit RepMarron.com or call Marron’s office at 217-477-0104.