December 22, 2014
YUBA CITY, Calif. (AP) - A 45-year-old man has been sentenced to
120 days in jail for having sex with a female prisoner while working as a guard at a privately run prison in Live Oak.
Sutter County Superior Court Judge Chris Chandler also placed 45-year-old Mark Susoeff of Linda on probation for three years.
Susoeff admitted having oral sex with the woman in January 2007 when he was working at the Leo Chesney Community Correctional
The judge called the act "beyond stupid" and "disgusting."
The minimum-security prison is run by Texas-based Cornell Companies, which has a contract with the state Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation to house female inmates.
Information from: Appeal-Democrat,
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