Authorities: Dix Hills Man on Animal Abuse Registry Arrested for Sexual Misconduct with Horses
Local News, Pets & Animal, Crime
By Long Island News & PR
Published: October 26 2017
Steven Errante, 30, was previously arrested in 2013 for beating a dog with a baseball bat, cops say.
SCPD have arrested Steven Errante of Dix Hills, 30, for sexual misconduct with horses.
Photo by: Suffolk County Police Department
Dix Hills, NY - October 26, 2017 - Suffolk County Police have arrested a Dix Hills man for sexual misconduct with horses after detectives conducted a check on him referencing his previous status on the county's animal abuse offender registry.
On Wednesday, October 25, at approximately 4 p.m., Special Victims Section detectives conducted a check on Steven Errante referencing his failure to register for the Suffolk County Animal Abuse Offender Registry and during the check, discovered Errante had sexual contact with horses on two separate occasions.
Errante, 30, was charged with two counts of Sexual Misconduct with an Animal and Failure to Register for the Animal Abuse Offenders Registry.
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