A man who illegally dumped tonnes of construction waste on public land in Adelaide has become the first in South Australia to be given a jail sentence for such an offence.

Gabriel Ivanyi, 40, pleaded guilty to 12 counts of illegal dumping and was sentence to jail for four months and two weeks by the Environment Resources and Development Court. But Judge Jack Costello suspended the jail term, placing Ivanyi on a two-year good-behaviour bond. Ivanyi was also ordered to pay…