Worker busted over suspected prison relationship

Posted at 6:28 PM, Dec 21, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-21 18:28:47-05

A woman is now out of a job and under arrest over her suspected relationship with an inmate at the Wyoming County Correctional Facility.

31 year-old Azizah McEntire, is accused of having an on-going relationship with an inmate at the facility while working as an Offender Rehabilitation Counselor.  According to State Police, this relationship included gifts of money, personal effects and photographs.

Officials say an initial investigation was launched by the NYSDOCCS Office of Special Investigations and then turned over to New York State Police.

McEntire is now facing an Official Misconduct charge, a Class A Misdemeanor. She's due back in Attica Town Court at a later date.






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