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Man faces more dumping charges in Franklin County

Wednesday - 8/14/2013, 8:20am  ET

ROCKY MOUNT, Va. (AP) -- A septic service company's owner is facing more charges of illegally dumping sewage in Franklin County.

A Franklin County grand jury indicted 34-year-old Matthew Scott Ferguson of Callaway on 17 misdemeanor counts, including unlawful disposal of septic water, and one felony property damage count.

The Roanoke Times ( ) reports that Callaway was arraigned Tuesday in Franklin County Circuit Court.

Ferguson was indicted in May on 15 similar misdemeanor charges and two felony property damage counts.

The new charges involve incidents that occurred in January, March, April, June and July.

Ferguson owns and operates A Plus Septic Service of Rocky Mount.


Information from: The Roanoke Times,

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