Salina, KS

Now: 69 °

Currently: Clouds

Hi: 72 ° | Lo: 53 °

Kansas deputy accused of sexual contact with inmate

KSAL StaffMay 21, 2013

A deputy at a central Kansas jail is accused of having illegal sexual relations with a female inmate and bribing or intimidating two others.

Reno County Sheriff Randy Henderson announced the charges Tuesday against 30-year-old Jonathan Diaz. Henderson says he asked the Kansas Bureau of Investigation to get involved after learning of the allegations two weeks ago.

District Attorney Keith Schroeder, who filed the charges, told The Hutchinson News the sexual contact charge involves a female inmate more than 18 years old. Schroeder says the two alleged victims of bribery and intimidation are also older than 18.

Diaz remained jailed Tuesday on $100,000 bond, with a status hearing scheduled June 4. He does not yet have a lawyer.

Information from: The Hutchinson (Kan.) News,

Copyright © Meridian Media, 2021. All Rights Reserved. No part of this story may be reproduced without Meridian Media’s express consent.

CATEGORIES :



STAY IN TOUCH!

GET OUR APP!

LATEST POSTS

Unused Medication Collect...
October 18, 2021Comments
Cost of Fuel Still Going ...
October 18, 2021Comments
Salina Man Stabbed
October 18, 2021Comments
Vehicle Strikes Parked Ca...
October 18, 2021Comments

LATEST TWEETS

Read all tweets