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Horses sexually abused in New Orleans City Park; identity of suspect sought by NOPD

Posted at 10:13 AM, Dec 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-17 11:18:59-05

NEW ORLEANS - The NOPD is asking for help in identifying a suspect who allegedly sexually abused two horses Tuesday night in New Orleans City Park.

On December 15 around 2:15 a.m., an unknown male entered a cluster of stables in the 1000 block of Filmore Avenue and committed unnatural sex acts with two horses, according to police.

The suspect was wearing a striped shirt and has a distinctive tattoo on his right arm.

According to, one of the horses is owned by Orleans Parish Sheriff Marlin Gusman's office.

Anyone with information is asked to contact NOPD Third District detectives at 504-658-6030 or call anonymously to Crimestoppers of Greater New Orleans at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.

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