A Laurel County jail contractor has been arrested charged with sexual abuse.
The Laurel County Detention Center said Rondal Steve Reynolds, 24, is accused of sexually abusing an inmate. The jailer said they arrested Reynolds Tuesday night, and charged with sexual abuse 2nd degree. He said Reynolds was a nurse at the facility.
The Laurel County Detention Center said they were notified of allegations of inappropriate sexual advances by a telephone notification system implemented to help inmates who may have been a victim of sexual assault.
The jailer said the incident remains under investigation.