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Newark Police Charge Highlands Man with Dumping Unused Concrete in Sewer System

By rlsmetro on

Police in Newark are reporting the arrest of Mr. John Clarke, 32, of Highlands, for an incident of illegal dumping that occurred Thursday.


Police said at approximately 11 a.m., a member of the City of Newark Code Enforcement reported witnessing a man pouring unused concrete into a storm drain of the City’s sewer system in the area of Roseville Avenue and Orange Street.


Police arrested  Clarke, charged him with illegal dumping and illegal transporting of solid waste.