Ton of debris leads to illegal dumping arrest
SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - A Port Charlotte man has been arrested and charged with illegally dumping nearly a ton of construction debris, North Port police say.
Recently, members of the special enforcement team were patrolling the eastern part of the city in the Yorkshire Boulevard, due to off-roading activity and illegal dumping.
An investigation began after officers located a large pile of construction debris. It ultimately led to the arrest of Yosvany Perez of Port Charlotte.
Perez was arrested on felony charges for illegal dumping of over 500 pounds.
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