A Fayette County Detention Center Sergeant is accused of sodomy and sexual assault.
Lexington Police said they arrested John Lowe on Thursday.
He was released on a $20,000 full cash bond.
According to the jail, the reported incident did not occur there; and had nothing to do with Lowe’s employment with the detention center.
The jail said Lowe was placed on administrative leave without pay pending the outcome of the criminal investigation.