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| Friday, Sep 27, 2019
sexy vegan and dog on Dr. Phil
Sexy Vegan, who was recently arrested on a bestiality charge, is shown here with his dog on a recent appearance on "Dr. Phil."

 

Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station deputies arrested a man who goes by the name of Sexy Vegan Thursday on suspicion of sexual assault on an animal after a lewd video was posted to social media.

The video, which was shared last week on social media, involved a man with his dog performing a sex act on him, according to Sheriff’s Station officials, who said detectives were still investigating the incident.

“This whole thing transpired because detectives were made aware of a video that appeared to capture the suspect in an act of bestiality,” said Shirley Miller, spokeswoman for the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station.

The suspect was identified in the SCV Sheriff’s Station booking logs as Sexy Vegan, a 37-year-old Newhall resident who listed his occupation as 2020 presidential candidate.

The suspect has gained notoriety for his social media postings and appearances on “Dr. Phil,” in which he was kicked off the set “for using excessive profanity while dancing the moonwalk,” according to Vegan’s website.

“Detectives went out and served a search warrant at his residence in Newhall and then took him into custody,” Miller said.

Miller acknowledged detectives began an investigation after being made aware of the video.

Two dogs were also removed from the man’s residence on the 25000 block of De Wolfe Road, according to Miller.

“Vegan” was being held Thursday morning at the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station in lieu of $35,000 bail.

“The detectives arrested him on a misdemeanor charge of bestiality,” Miller said. “Obviously, it’s still an ongoing investigation.”

Vegan was on probation at the time of his arrest for a previous charge outside of the SCV Sheriff’s Station’s jurisdiction, Miller added, which is why he’s still in custody.

Update:
On Friday, Vegan, a.k.a. Hansel DeBartolo III (dob 06/20/82), a resident of West Hollywood according to the District Attorney’s office, entered a not guilty plea after being charged with one misdemeanor count each of sexual assault on an animal and posting obscene matter.

On Sept. 5, 2019, Vegan posted a video on his social media account allegedly depicting inappropriate behavior with a pit bull, prosecutors said.

Vegan is scheduled back in court on Oct. 10 in Department 1 of the Los Angeles County Superior Court, Santa Clarita Branch.

If convicted as charged, he faces up to one year in county jail.

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3 Comments

  1. I believe beastiality is spelled this way! Your way makes it best-iality! In fact, either way is “sick”! They should put so-called sexy vegan (I don’t agree with sexy!), in prison, let the rule of “retaliation for child molestation” apply in this case also! Give him a sample of what he forced upon innocent animals back on him!

  2. Good day says:

    The dog did the sex act on him. He didn’t force it on the dog

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