Jail Sex: Former Guard Pleads Guilty To Sex With Inmates

Painesville, OH - A former jail guard pleaded guilty to having sex with female inmates in court Monday morning.

Adam Cleis worked as a Corrections Officer at the Lake County Sheriffs Office.

Cleis pleaded guilty to two counts of sexual battery and one count of sexual imposition.

An investigation uncovered Cleis had forced four inmates to have sex or sexual contact with him in a private jail stairway.

He faces a maximum of 10 years in prison when he is sentenced on October 30th.