Northern Ireland man ordered to pay £325k for waste offences

A farmer from Comber in Northern Ireland has been handed a £325,690 confiscation order for the illegal treatment and disposal of waste.

William Robert Morrow was sentenced at Downpatrick Crown Court last week, having already pleaded guilty to three charges under the Waste and Contaminated Land (Northern Ireland) Order 1997.

Morrow was also ordered to carry out 180 hours of community service and to pay £1,285 in costs.


The sentencing followed an investigation by Northern Ireland Environment

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