Yuma County man arrested for allegedly having sex with a horse

Posted at 2:32 PM, May 30, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-31 09:21:58-04

A 20-year old man has been arrested for allegedly having sex with a horse east of Yuma, according to the Yuma County Sheriff's Office. 

YCSO said that on Monday just before 5 p.m. they responded to an animal cruelty call in Dateland near Mission Road and County 1st Street North. 

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Deputies met with a person who said Christopherson Maynes had been caught having sexual intercourse with a mare on the property. 

Authorities recovered video evidence of the incident involving Maynes, according to YCSO.

He was arrested and booked into jail for bestiality, indecent exposure, and animal cruelty. 

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call YCSO at 928-783-4427 or 78-CRIME to remain anonymous.