Police say a man slapped a police horse twice, once after he was warned, during Bethlehem's Musikfest.
The Express-Times of Easton reported Monday that 22-year-old Curtis Gibbs of Allentown was issued a disorderly conduct citation after the incident Saturday night.
State police and Bethlehem police horses are being used to patrol Musikfest.
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Police say the trooper at first warned Gibbs, then cited him after he slapped the horse a second time.
A phone listing couldn't be located for Gibbs.
Musikfest began last weekend and continues through Sunday.