Bossier City police officer arrested for animal sex abuse

Terry Yetman - Photo: Bossier Parish Jail
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BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA/KTBS) - An investigation is underway after a Bossier City police officer was arrested on charges related to animal sex abuse. According to Louisiana State Police, he is 38-year-old Terry Yetman, of Bossier City. Bossier Parish booking records show he is facing 40 counts.

In August 2018, detectives with the Louisiana State Police Special Victim's Unit began an investigation which resulted in a search warrant being obtained for electronic devices belonging to Yetman. During the search, evidence indicating possession of pornography involving sexual acts with an animal was found on devices belonging to Yetman. Yetman voluntarily surrendered upon learning warrants had been issued for his arrest.

Bossier City police spokeswoman Traci Landry confirmed his employment with the department.

Yetman was booked at the Bossier Max Correctional Center and charged with:

*20 Counts of sexual abuse of animals by performing sexual acts with an animal

*20 Counts of sexual abuse of animals by filming sexual acts with an animal

His bond is set at $350,000.