Saverio Colarusso

A carriage horse trots near Central Park on April 21, 2014. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYC Horse Carriage Driver Pleads Guilty To Reduced Charge, Loses License Indefinitely

Saverio Colarusso pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of disorderly conduct. He was sentenced to five days of community service, but lost his license indefinitely.

11/26/2014

A carriage horse trots near Central Park on April 21, 2014. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Protesters Shout Down Horse Carriage Driver At Court Appearance

Saverio Colarusso faces animal cruelty charges of forcing his horse, Blondie, to work for days with a painful leg infection.

07/15/2014

Debate Over NYC Carriage Horses Intensifies After 2 Horses Collapse In A Month

Carriage Driver Accused Of Forcing Injured Horse To Work

A Central Park horse carriage driver has been hit with animal cruelty charges, after an officer reportedly caught him driving a horse that had been injured for days.

12/21/2013