SC jail nurse charged with inmate sex

Friday, March 28, 2014 7:52 AM
Last updated 8:24 PM
  • Follow Latest News

GAFFNEY, S.C. — A former nurse at the Cherokee County jail has been arrested and accused of having sex with an inmate.

Thirty-nine-year-old Roanna Lynn Marks of Cowpens has been charged with first-degree sexual misconduct with an inmate.

Sheriff Steve Mueller said Marks worked for a company providing services to the jail.

An arrest warrant says the incident happened Oct. 28.

The State Law Enforcement Division investigated the case at the request of the sheriff’s office. Marks could be sentenced to up to 10 years in prison if she is convicted.

It was not clear if she has an attorney.

Comments (8) Add comment
ADVISORY: Users are solely responsible for opinions they post here and for following agreed-upon rules of civility. Posts and comments do not reflect the views of this site. Posts and comments are automatically checked for inappropriate language, but readers might find some comments offensive or inaccurate. If you believe a comment violates our rules, click the "Flag as offensive" link below the comment.
Navy Gary
1615
Points
Navy Gary 03/28/14 - 08:23 am
5
0
LOL...

LOL...WOW....10 years? Rather expensive booty call. But if you think about it, things like this are bound to happen when you allow female guards/nurses in male prisons. I mean really, no job, no morals, no creed nor oath of office can overcome the natural urges of springtime.

bdouglas
5782
Points
bdouglas 03/28/14 - 09:20 am
4
0
"Sheriff Steve Mueller said

"Sheriff Steve Mueller said Marks worked for a company providing services to the jail."

She was providing services, alright!

my.voice
5180
Points
my.voice 03/28/14 - 09:34 am
2
0
She was the welcome wagon.

She was the welcome wagon.

Red Headed Step Child
4496
Points
Red Headed Step Child 03/28/14 - 09:46 am
4
0
When online dating sites

When online dating sites fail, there's always the jail!

dichotomy
37619
Points
dichotomy 03/28/14 - 09:45 am
2
0
No booty

No booty involved....apparently it was a Clinton consultation.

http://tinyurl.com/kwzlrgm

jimmymac
48001
Points
jimmymac 03/28/14 - 11:29 am
0
0
HOME
Unpublished

It would appear the lady is just acting appropriately for someone from a Cowpen. Really classy!

stuaby
4919
Points
stuaby 03/28/14 - 12:51 pm
1
0
"Prolly desperate judging by

"Prolly desperate judging by the mugshot"

Wheew! I think you're right. Shee wiz. Even the inmate would only go so far with this one.

corgimom
38742
Points
corgimom 03/28/14 - 03:12 pm
1
1
I think there are people in

I think there are people in this world that absolutely need their head examined.

Back to Top
loading...
Top headlines

City inspectors look to demolish Goodale House

Rob Sherman, director of Augusta's License and Inspection Department, said his staff plans to ask a State Court judge in early 2015 to order the endangered property, which was built in 1799 and is ...
Search Augusta jobs