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10/24/06-Tyler

East Texas Man Arrested For Burning Tires

  An East Texas man is arrested for allegedly burning tires at an illegal dump site. It's located on FM 14 just North of Loop 323 in Tyler. Investigators found more than 1500 tires on this property. They were lead to the property after seeing black smoke. They say, 50- year old David Welch was burning the tires. He was arrested for Violation Of The Clean Air Act, which is a class B misdemeanor.   Welch faces up to 6 months in jail and or a $1,000 fine.

Karolyn Davis, reporting.  kdavis@kltv.com

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