Tanker driver arrested for dumping gas and diesel mixture behind casino

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A Zachary man has been arrested for illegally dumping gas and diesel fuel.

Investigators say Leon Wallace, 56, was driving a tanker truck for ACM Transportation when he allegedly mixed several hundred gallons of diesel with several thousand gallons of gas while loading his tanker.

Wallace then allegedly drove to the Super Lucky Louie Casino in Port Allen and dumped a portion of the mixture at the back of the property.

If convicted, Wallace faces 10 years in prison and a $100,000 fine.

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