Former Alabama prison guard charged with child sex crimes

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WETUMPKA, Ala. (AP) – A former Alabama prison worker is free on bail after being charged with sex crimes involving two minors.

WSFA-TV reports that 23-year-old Daniel Sexton of Millbrook was charged with rape, two counts of sodomy and facilitating the travel of a child for a sex act.

Arrested on Friday, he was released on bonds totaling $240,000 on Sunday and ordered to stay away from the alleged victims.

Millbrook Police Chief P.K. Johnson says Sexton was a correctional officer with Alabama’s prison system. The Department of Corrections says he resigned on Sept. 2.

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9/22/2021 7:48:42 AM (GMT -5:00)

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