PENN HILLS (KDKA) — A Pittsburgh man was charged after a video showed him illegally dumping in Penn Hills.
Penn Hills Manager Scott Andrejhak announced Monday that Teron Allen was caught illegally dumping in the Lincoln Park neighborhood.READ MORE: Charges Dismissed Against Pittsburgh Animal Control Officer Accused Of Severely Injuring Dog
The release said Allen unloaded a trailer filled with construction debris and materials, shown by the use of hidden cameras used to identify people illegally dumping.READ MORE: Pennsylvania Ready For Booster Shots Once Feds Give OK, Acting Health Secretary Says
Dumping in Penn Hills can bring a maximum fine of $2,000, plus the cost of the clean-up.
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“Dumping does not just have one victim – it affects an entire neighborhood,” Andrejhak said in a release “The staff and elected officials at Penn Hills are committed to ending this problem and improving our neighborhoods. Penn Hills will continue to identify and charge individuals that do this in our community.”