Correctional officer accused of having sex with an inmate

Correctional officer accused of having sex with an inmate

TABOR CITY, NC (WECT) - A Tabor Correctional Institution officer has been accused of having sex with an inmate.

Elizabeth Ann Parker, 45, was arrested by officers with the Tabor City Police Department Monday, according to Chief Donald Dowless. She was charged with sexual activity by a custodian.

Capt. Greg Sibbett said the alleged offense took place in 2016.

Parker resigned following her arrest, according to state prison spokesperson Keith Acree. She had been employed at Tabor Correctional since March 2008.

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