July 23, 2011
FRANKFORT, Ky. — Police said a male guard at the state’s women’s prison has been charged with 25 counts of second-degree sexual abuse.
Kentucky State Police said 52-year-old Sgt. James B. Johnson, of Louisville, was charged Friday at state police headquarters in Frankfort.
A news release from Post 12 in Frankfort said the investigation found Johnson was supplying controlled substances to female inmates and then sexually abusing them at the Kentucky Correctional Institution for Women in Pewee Valley near Louisville.