I am totally disgusted! I hope they put these men in jail and fine the ‘S%^& out of them.
There are probably innumerable reasons why you shouldn’t swim in Shell Bank Creek, but here’s the best one: because it’s filled with shit. Four businesses, including a TGI Fridays, the UA Sheepshead Bay theater, Knapp Street Bagels and the Deauville Marina, were accused of illegally dumping raw sewage, which contained toilet paper and fecal matter, into Shell Bank Creek, which flows into Jamaica Bay. Investigators used green dye to trace the discharges, which as you can see from the picture above, was suffocating the creek with its craptacular putridity.
Read the full story at Gothamist