A fisherman off the coast of Bonita Springs, Florida thinks he has a pretty nice catch. As he reels in a four-foot shark, his catch is stolen by an even bigger fish. A massive grouper pulls the shark
A massive grouper steals a four-foot shark from a fisherman's line off the coast of Florida.
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -
Residents can get rid of their
unused and old prescription medications at the Dispose-a-Med event, hosted by the
Pima County Sheriff's Department on Saturday.
over-the-counter tablets, capsules, liquids, and creams can be collected anonymously
and for free from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Pantano Christian Church, located at 1755
South Houghton Road.
Metal or glass inhalation
aerosol bottles, syringes and epipens will not be accepted. Items will not be
The Pima County Sheriff's
Department collected approximately 1,553 pounds of unused or expired
prescription drugs in 2012, according to department officials.
reveal that teenagers abuse prescription drugs more than any other illegal drug
except for marijuana. They may have free access to these drugs from friends and
relatives, medicine cabinet raids or from "pharming parties," where
teens barter legal drugs and get high, according to a news release.
one in five teens report intentionally misusing someone else's prescription
drugs to get high, officials say.
department encourages disposing of these medications because flushing or
pouring them down a sink cause ecological harm as wastewater treatment
facilities are not designed to remove those drugs.
For more information, contact the Community Resources Unit at (520)