Officer accused of filming himself having sex with an animal

A Louisiana police officer has been accused of filming himself having sex with an animal, CBS affiliate WREG reports.

Terry Yetman, 38, was arrested on Dec. 19 and charged with 20 count of sexual abuse of animals by performing sexual acts with an animal, and 20 counts of filming sexual acts with an animal.

Yetman, a Bossier City Police Officer, received the 2018 Trey Hutchinson Award, presented to officers who champion the rights of domestic violence victims and their families.

According to WREG, the Louisiana State Police began investigating Yetman in August. Detectives uncovered pornography involving sexual acts with an animal on electronic devices belonging to him.

The officer turned himself in when he learned warrants had been issued for his arrest.

Yetman is currently being held at the Bossier Max Correctional Center on a $350,000 bond. Additional charges are possible.