Augusta (WJBF) – A former YDC correctional officer is facing sexual misconduct charges.
TaKeisha Thompson, 39, is facing felony counts including violation of oath of office.
Investigators believe she sexually assaulted a youth housed at Augusta’s Youth Development Campus in March 2018.
If convicted she could serve 1 to 20 years in jail and be fined up to $100,000.
She is currently being held at the Richmond County jail.