Man charged after girlfriend allegedly catches him having sex with puppy

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WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) -

The man accused of battering his girlfriend after she caught him sexually abusing a 5-month-old puppy has been charged in the case.

Justin McClellan, 55, was charged Wednesday with cruelty to animals (malicious torture of killing), a felony, and domestic battery, a misdemeanor.

The alleged incident happened the morning of May 22 at a home in the 1300 block of North Meridian. A woman told authorities she came home to find her boyfriend having sex with the pit bull puppy. 

McClellan remains jailed on $100,00 bond and is scheduled for a preliminary hearing on June 13.


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Wichita police have arrested a 55-year-old man who allegedly battered his girlfriend after she caught him having sex with a puppy.

The incident was reported at around 10 a.m. Tuesday in the 1300 block of North Meridian. The 56-year-old woman told authorities she came home to find her boyfriend having sex with the 5-month-old put bull puppy.

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Police said puppy, Frazier, was taken to an emergency veterinarian. He is now in the care of local rescue Beauties and Beasts.

Officer Charley Davidson said the suspect was located and arrested on Thursday. He was booked for domestic violence battery, aggravated criminal sodomy and animal cruelty. Jail records identified him as Justin Eugene McClellan. 

The investigation is ongoing.

Kansas Department of Corrections records show McClellan is currently on Community Corrections for prior convictions of aggravated assault and child endangerment. Those crimes occurred in April of 2016.

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