Seahawks hold off Steelers to win 28-26 in Pittsburgh. Post-game coverage begins after double header

Corrections deputy arrested in Thurston County for alleged sexual misconduct

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

OLYMPIA, Wash. — A corrections deputy at the Thurston County Jail was arrested Tuesday for sexual misconduct with an inmate, the sheriff’s office said.

On Sept. 12, an inmate at the jail “disclosed sexual misconduct with a female corrections deputy that occurred during the month of August 2018,” the Thurston County Sheriff’s Office said.

The deputy was immediately placed on administrative reassignment to her home and a criminal investigation was launched, the sheriff’s office said.

“Probable cause was established to arrest the corrections deputy for Custodial Sexual Misconduct,” the office said, adding that she was arrested Tuesday and booked into the Thurston County Jail.

The corrections deputy has been employed with the jail for 11 years “and there have been no similar allegations,” the office said.

 

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.