Man accused of having sex with dog among 200 other offences

A NSW man, accused of having sex with a dog multiple times along over 200 other offences, has had his case briefly mentioned in court.

Bangalow man Dean Anthony Sellenthin, 43, didn’t appear in Tweed Heads Local Court on Wednesday.

Sellenthin is charged with a range of sexual offences including stalking, numerous counts of possessing and producing child exploitation material, indecently assaulting a person with a disability and break and enter.


He is also facing 19 counts of alleged bestiality for allegedly having sex with a golden retriever and numerous theft charges for stealing large amounts of underwear and swimwear from homes around the Byron Bay area.

His lawyer appeared on his behalf and asked for the matter to be adjourned to April 17 for committal.

Sellenthin will remain in custody.