Officer Indicted For “Sexual Contact With An Inmate” During Transfer

Officer Indicted For “Sexual Contact With An Inmate” During Transfer

SPRINGFIELD TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn News) – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments for a former Clay County corrections officer accused of inappropriately touching an inmate.

At the request of 19th District Attorney General John Carney, TBI Agents began investigating 24 year old Spencer Mason on March 9th.

During the course of the investigation, Agents developed information that, back on March 8th, while transporting an inmate in a van from the Robertson County Jail to the Clay County Jail, Mason inappropriately touched a female inmate. Clay County terminated Mason’s employment when the allegations surfaced.

On May 17th, the Robertson County Grand Jury returned indictments, charging the Celina man with one count of Sexual Contact with an Inmate and one count of Official Misconduct. Today, authorities arrested Mason and booked him into the Robertson County Jail on $25,000 bond.

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