RICHLAND, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – A man in upstate New York is facing charges after police say he sexually abused a goat.
Authorities with the Oswego County Sheriff’s Department say John H. Tibbles was charged with sexual misconduct on Monday after receiving a complaint against the 20-year-old Richland resident.READ MORE: 2nd Former Aide Accuses Gov. Andrew Cuomo Of Sexual Harassment, Governor Requests Independent Review
The complaint alleging Tibbles came into sexual contact with the goat was filed in Richland, which is about 40 miles north of Syracuse.READ MORE: NYPD: Good Samaritan Killed, 3 Hurt In Stabbing Linked To Illegal Brooklyn Gambling Den
According to CBS-affiliate WRGB, the 20-year-old was remanded to the Oswego County Jail in lieu of a $5,000 bail bond.
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He is due in court to answer the goat abuse charge in January 2020.