Former jailer charged with sexual battery
HAMILTON COUNTY, TN. (WRCB) -- A man is behind bars in Hamilton County for allegedly having sexual contact with an inmate at Silverdale Detention Facilities.
Jeffrey Helton was arrested in Dade County Tuesday.
He was extradited to the Hamilton County jail Wednesday.
Police say the arrest stems from a reported incident in September 2003, when Helton was an employee at the facility.
Helton is charged with sexual battery by authority figure.
He's scheduled for court October 30.