Prison Sex: Female Prison Guard could Face Jail Time for Slammer Sex with Inmate

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – A female state prison guard is facing sexual battery charges for what happened behind bars with a female inmate.

The incident happened at a state prison near downtown Cleveland where 30-year-old Barbara Dixon worked as a prison guard.

19 Action News was told that Dixon had sex with a 23-year-old female inmate at least three times, so she was slapped with three counts of sexual battery.

Sex with an inmate is considered a crime since Barbara Dixon held a position of control over the inmate.

Dixon is currently on paid administrative leave waiting for a court date later this month and will face up to 16-years behind bars.

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