HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Holyoke Police Department, Department of Public Works, and the Mayor’s Office are looking to identify an individual caught on camera, who is allegedly illegally dumping.
According to a news release sent to 22News from the City of Holyoke, the dumping took place at the Holyoke Department of Public Works building on North East Street in the flats. Three pictures were shown of a man offloading a black couch from a white pick up truck.
If you have any information or can identify the person in the photos, you are asked to call the Mayor’s Office at 413-561-1600 or the Police Department at 413-536-6431. You can also text a tip anonymously to 274637 and then text with the word Solve.
“Everybody likes to dump their mattresses and stuff like that at people dumpsters that don’t even live in that area. It’s getting to be a little annoying and disgusting, I hope it all stops. I hope they start prosecuting people for it,” said Ashley Stackrow of Holyoke.
If you are caught illegally dumping your waste, you can be fined up to $15,000.