Cruz, Williams to host drug takeback event, offer free gun locks

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 3 – Joined by Philadelphia Sheriff Jewell Williams, state Rep. Angel Cruz, D-Phila., Democratic chairman of the House Human Services Committee, announced today that he and Williams will be hosting a drug takeback event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 22 at Cruz’ district office, 3505 North B St., Philadelphia.

Residents of the 180th Legislative District are invited to bring any unwanted or expired medications to Cruz’ office for safe, no-questions-asked disposal. Residents are also invited to request a free gun lock from the sheriff’s office to ensure their firearm is secure at all times.