62-year-old man gets 5 years in prison for raping his dogBy Mason White 10:36 AM September 23, 2014
|James Guy Bull|
By: Devansh Dutt
A middle-aged man was arrested, charged and convicted of animal cruelty after raping his pet dog, prosecutors in Florida said.
Now, a judge has sentenced the man to 5 years in prison.
62-year-old James Guy Bull of Daytona Beach, pleaded guilty to two counts of felony animal cruelty, one count of misdemeanor animal cruelty and sexual activities with animals as part of a plea bargain agreement with prosecutors.
According to police, two neighbors of Bull, saw him touching the private parts of the dogs on several occasions.
During one incident, a neighbor was walking near the apartment when he saw Bull in the act of having sex with the dog.
When police arrived at the home of Bull, they found the little dog chained to a post on the front porch. The dog showed signs of sexual and physical abuse.
The dog, now named Rose, was handed over to the custody of an animal rescue group.