Lock up your pets, the state has warned that a convicted sex offender and animal mutilator who was just released from the ACI is likely to strike again, possibly seeking to harm larger animals.
August 5, 2016
The RI Department of Environmental Management/Division of Law Enforcement issues this advisory to all licensed animal care facilities.
An individual with a history of felony animal abuse has been released from the Adult Correctional Institute. Anthony Stravato, D.O.B. 07/02/1991 (see attached photo) was released from the ACI on Friday, August 05, 2016. Stravato was convicted of multiple felonies including the mutilation of a rat and a cat. Authorities are concerned that Stravato will continue this behavior, possibly seeking to harm larger animals.
Be advised that Stravato or his girlfriend, Alyssa Lamountain, D.O.B. 10/21/1995 (see attached photo) may attempt to adopt or purchase animals from your facilities. Stravato is prohibited from owning or being in contact with animals per court order. If Stravato or Lamountain enter your facility to adopt or purchase an animal contact Lieutenant Cabral of the RI Department of Environmental Management/Division of Law Enforcement at any time. Lt. Cabral can be reached at 401-222-3070 (DEM Emergency Dispatch) or by cell at 401-639-2265. It is advised that you not allow Stravato or Lamountain to purchase or adopt an animal from your facility.
This dude tortured his mothers cat, gouged out its eye, burned it and then murdered it. Nice guy! And he wrote publicly that he enjoys killing and will probably become a serial killer. Great!
PS – Someone might want to keep an eye on Sean Kidd too!