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Dean Sellenthin accused of raping dogs and stealing underwear near Byron Bay is set to be sentenced

Man, 43, admits having sex with a Golden Retriever and a ‘dark short-haired canine’ and stealing underwear from Byron Bay locals

  • Dean Sellenthin is set to be sentenced for having sex with a Golden Retriever
  • He is also accused of stealing women’s and children’s underwear and swimwear
  • The 43-year-old man is charged with 221 offences, spanning from 2011 to 2017
  • Lismore District Court will fix a date for his sentencing on July 29

A man is set to be sentenced for having sex with a two dogs at his home and stealing women’s underwear from Byron Bay locals.

Dean Anthony Sellenthin, 43, who remains behind bars, appeared via video link before Tweed Heads Local Court on Wednesday.

He pleaded guilty to bestiality charges, which involved a ‘dark short haired canine’ and a Golden Retriever which he had sex with 19 times at his home in the small town of Bangalow, according to court documents.

Dean Anthony Sellenthin, 43, who remains behind bars, appeared via video link before Tweed Heads Local Court on Wednesday  (stock image of a golden retriever)

Sellenthin also pleaded guilty to producing and possessing child abuse material, aggravated break and enter, aggravated indecent assault and theft.

Additional charges included procuring child abuse material, stalking or intimidation, entering a dwelling with intent and failing to comply with his reporting conditions, the Gold Coast Bulletin reported.

The theft charges related to women’s and children’s underwear and swimwear.

The matter was adjourned to Lismore District Court where a date will be set for sentencing on July 29.   

Sellenthin also pleaded guilty to producing and possessing child abuse material, aggravated break and enter, aggravated indecent assault and theft (stock image)

Sellenthin also pleaded guilty to producing and possessing child abuse material, aggravated break and enter, aggravated indecent assault and theft (stock image)

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