A grocery store employee who broke into a barn to have sex with chickens has been jailed for greater than two years.
Shane Waters’ ‘disgusting’ abuse was revealed after a farmer in Accrington found quite a few lifeless and injured animals on September 19. Fearing ‘something sexual’ was behind them, he trawled via CCTV and referred to as the RSPCA after seeing Waters creeping out of the enclosure shortly earlier than midnight.
Following his arrest days later, Waters informed police: ‘I need help. I know what I have done. I just get these urges.’
He additionally admitted having sex with his personal Great Dane and was jailed for 30 months at Burnley Crown Court.
During his police interview, Waters confessed to visiting the farm round 9 occasions in all, ‘but usually only had sex with one chicken’, Lancashire Live experiences.
In all, 15 birds died because of Waters’ ‘sordid sexual activity’.
Prosecutor Barbara Webster added: ‘He did not like performing the act and said sorry to the chickens after.’
Waters additional admitted having sex with his pet canine, telling officers the animal ‘did not like it and growled and bit him’.
The courtroom additionally heard the pervert has earlier convictions for abusing horses in 1997 and 2016.
Judge Sara Dodd informed him: ‘Those who saved the chickens are understandably horrified and appalled by what you might have executed. I’ve little doubt anybody listening to the small print of this case shall be disgusted.
‘Your conduct is distressing and truly worrying, particularly in light of your previous convictions.’
Waters was additionally made topic to an indefinite felony behaviour order banning him from preserving any animals.
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