Former YDC employee charged with sexual assault

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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.

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