DNREC Charges Two With Illegal Dumping


DNREC’s Natural Resource Police have charged two Sussex County men for illegal dumping activities. 44-year-old Danny Averitt, of Frankford, was charged with operating an unpermitted solid waste facility business after he was charging local residents and businesses to dump trash on the property. 55-year-old Perry Townsend, of Dagsboro, was chared with illegally collecting trash and then dumping it in Averitt’s site. He pled guilty to two counts of discharge and was given a $1,900 fine.