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Palm Bay man arrested for committing sexual acts on family dog

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Joshua Lee Werbicki, 22, of Palm Bay, Fla. was arrested on Friday and charged with felony animal cruelty and committing sexual acts on his roommate's German shepherd dog reported

Werbicki was arrested at the pizza restaurant by the Palm Bay Police where he worked after authorities viewed surveillance videos of Werbicki repeatedly having sex with the dog.

According to Brevard County Animal Services, the dog remains in the custody of authorities pending the outcome of the investigation

Werbicki could be potentially banned from owning or living with an animal in Brevard County if convicted of the bestiality charge.

The dog's owner told authorities the dog had been limping and behaving very fearfully around family members. The dog's owner then installed a secret video camera which allegedly caught Werbicki in the act.

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