Alabama law enforcement authorities have arrested a third
suspect in a bestiality case that was made public last week
after ‘horrific’ video surfaced on social media.
On Wednesday, sheriff deputies in Marshall County arrested
Frederick Steve Cookston, of Albertville and charged him with
bestiality and sodomy. He was being held on $250,000 bond.
On Friday, Holly Renae Debord, 36 of Albertville and Vann
Christopher Havis, 53, of Guntersville, were charged earlier
with bestiality and sodomy. They, too, were being held on
Investigators have not publicly disclosed details of the case,
but say their investigation started when an explicit video which
reportedly depicted a man with mental disabilities, Debord,
Havis and an unspecified domesticated animal.
Local media reported Marshal County Sheriff Phil Sims said the
video was “horrific.”