The 74-year-old president of a company operating a landfill in Itoshima City was arrested on suspicion of violating the prefecture’s sediment ordinance by creating fill without permission from the prefectural governor. He has denied the charges. According to the police, he is suspected of violating the prefectural ordinance by creating fill and reclaiming earth and sand on more than 6,000 square meters of land in Itoshima City and other areas without permission from the governor. Source: NHK
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