Man arrested for keeping 1,500 tires in Richmond yard

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RICHMOND, Va. — A Richmond man was charged with a class 6 felony for keeping more than 1,000 tires in his Stockton Street yard, according to Richmond Police.

Dalvonne Deveaux told police he hauled tires away for a living.

He said he planned to make a fence out of the tires.

“Richmond Public Works Department determined around 1,500 tires had been dumped in the backyard of the residence,” a Richmond Police spokesperson posted on Facebook. “After further investigation, Deveaux was charged with improper disposal of tires (a class 6 felony), illegal dumping (a misdemeanor) and other unrelated charges.”

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