Acton Cafe Owner Fined For Dumping Rubbish
Fly-tipping caught on CCTV
The owner of an Acton café has been ordered to pay a large fine for dumping rubbish on a busy high street.
Mr Rouzbeh Ghiassian of ‘More Munchies’ at 113 The Vale, Acton, pleaded guilty to seven fly-tipping offences, at Ealing Magistrates Court on 7 April 2014.
Mr Ghiassian was fined £900 and ordered to pay the council’s prosecution costs of £500, plus a victim surcharge of £20, amounting to a total fine of £1420.
Keith Townsend, executive director of environment and customer services, said: “Any kind of fly-tipping is illegal and we urge local businesses to dispose of their waste correctly or risk action which could result in an unlimited fine or up to five years imprisonment.”
15th April 2014