A fourth defendant charged with violating the Clean Water Act in the dumping of oil-field waste into a Mahoning River tributary has pleaded guilty in federal court.
Mark A. Goff, 46, of Newton Falls, will be sentenced July 7. Goff was charged in an information, meaning he waived his right to be indicted by a grand jury.
Goff was an employee of Hardrock Excavating LLC.
The company; its owner, Ben Lupo, 63, of Springfield Township; and another of Lupo’s employees, Michael P. Guesman, 35, of Cortland, all were charged with the offense.You can read more about this latest development by clicking here.
There is much more background on this in our story archives if you're not familiar with this saga. Just search for "Lupo" in the search box at the upper left-hand corner of the blog.
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