From staff reports

The Longview Economic Development Corp. posted Friday on Facebook the Longview and North business parks are being “vandalized and inundated” from people dumping household goods, puppies, kittens and other animals.

“The Longview Police Department is aware and is working with us to address this problem,” LEDCO posted. “Business parks are being monitored.”

Police officer Kristie Brian said in a statement, “We will work closely with LEDCO to assist them in combating illegal dumping in that area. Our officers also patrol that area to help deter those individuals who might be considering this area to discard their unwanted pets or other items.”

LEDCO advised anyone who witnesses any illegal activity to call the police department at (903) 237-1170.