Arrests made in Hocking County wildlife preserve dumping case

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HOCKING COUNTY, OH (WCMH) — The Hocking County Sheriff’s has made two arrests after a man and a woman were seen dumping trash in a wildlife preserve.

According to the Hocking County Sheriff’s Office, in July a man and woman were caught on video dumping trash on Sand Run Road in a wildlife preserve area.

Some of the items the two illegally dumped included a giant television, tires, and hubcaps.

The Sheriff’s Office said Friday Corey Webb and Amanda Pyke have been charged with littering on state property and operating a vehicle in a non-designated area.

Deputies say Webb and Pyke also confessed to dumping items at multiple other locations.

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