GOODYEAR, AZ - An Arizona Department of Corrections officer is being held on $15,000 bond for having sexual contact with an inmate in a state prison vehicle.
According to court paperwork, an inmate driving a transportation vehicle within the Perryville facility in Goodyear witnessed the act on Dec. 24.
She said the DOC officer, 26-year-old Anthony James Marotta, was sitting in the back of the vehicle with another female inmate, court papers said.
The female inmate appeared to be performing a sex act on Marotta when the driver looked in the rearview mirror.
The unidentified female inmate later told authorities she did engage in oral sex with Marotta twice, once in November and again on Dec. 24, according to court documents.
Marotta also reportedly admitted to the sex act on Dec. 24.