Owner of Septic Company Indicted for Illegal Dumping

Franklin Co., VA - An update on that illegal dumping case in Franklin County. A grand jury has indicted the owner of A Plus Septic Service.

We first brought you this story in February. State Police raided a home in Rocky Mount, looking for documents.

34-year-old Matthew Ferguson is facing 17 misdemeanor charges, including dumping trash on private property. He's also charged with two felony counts of destruction of property.

Police say Ferguson dumped about 2,500 gallons of sewage near a church and Coles Creek in mid-January.