Kansas juvenile officer accused of having sex with teenager
February 23, 2022
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A former officer at a juvenile correctional center in Topeka is accused of having sexual relations with a teenager at the center.
Pedro Cruz-Garcia, 25, bonded out of the Shawnee County jail after posting $50,000 bond on Sunday.
The Kansas Department of Corrections said Tuesday that Cruz-Garcia is charged with having unlawful sexual relations with a juvenile corrections inmate 16 years or older.
The Kansas Department of Corrections said an investigation began after an employee at the Kansas Juvenile Correctional Complex reported hearing inmates talk about Cruz-Garcia a...