Female CO faces sex charge
Mass. state law makes it illegal for anyone employed at a correctional facility to have sexual relations with an inmate being held there
By Neal Simpson
The Patriot Ledger
PLYMOUTH — A former corrections officer has been charged with having sex with an inmate while employed at the state prison in Bridgewater.
Amy S. Carpentier, 38, of 2070 Country St., Attleboro, was arraigned Friday in Brock-ton Superior Court after turning herself in at the Plymouth police station. Carpentier had been indicted on the charge by a grand jury in December 2010, but authorities had been unable to locate her, according to Assistant District Attorney Thomas Flanagan.
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