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Zambian Sex Fiend's Finger Lickin' Bad

Author: Jonty Skrufff
Saturday, June 5, 2004
An unnamed Zambian man was caught having sex with a hen this week, sparking a spiral of violence that led to the deaths of both the 50 year old man and his chicken lover.

According to Reuters, the Chongwe man was making love to the hen when his wife burst in and caught them, at which point the man stopped what he was doing and tried to kill his wife. After she escaped, fellow villagers taunted the chicken lover so much he killed himself. The hen was also slaughtered soon after, said Reuters.

The bizarre case matches the equally strange tale of American animal lover Michael Bessigano, who is currently half way through a 10 1/2 year stretch after being caught plucking and raping a chicken in a motel in Valparaiso, Porter County in 2001. The 34 year old was arrested soon after the motel's cleaner discovered blood and feathers all over his room and was charged with animal cruelty, according to press reports at the time.

The serial animal sex attacker had a long criminal record of past offences involving other hens, geese and dogs, and explained his behaviour in 1994, telling a court he felt like 'an animal trapped in a human's body'