WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — The superintendent at a suburban New York housing complex has been sent to prison for entering a tenant’s apartment and having sex with a Labrador retriever.
Kujtim Nicaj, 44, of Rye was sentenced Tuesday to 6 1/2 years behind bars, Westchester County District Attorney Janet DiFiore said.READ MORE: Bob Dole, Former Senate GOP Leader And Presidential Nominee, Dies At 98
Nicaj pleaded guilty in October to burglary as a sexually motivated felony and to sexual misconduct.
Prosecutors said the incident was captured in February on cameras set up by the apartment owner, who suspected someone had been breaking in.READ MORE: Gov. Lamont: Connecticut Man Who Tested Positive For Omicron Variant Has Mild Symptoms, Resting At Home
DiFiore said Nicaj will have to register as a sex offender.
“This defendant engaged in behavior that is not only reprehensible but also was abusive to someone’s pet,” said DiFiore after Nicaj’s guilty plea. “Taking advantage of a helpless animal is an act of depravity which has often been a predictor of violence against humans.”
Nicaj had been fired as superintendent Rye Colony Cooperative Apartments.MORE NEWS: Driver Killed When Car Collides With MTA Bus On Staten Island
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