Enfield, NC – An employee at a local corrections facility has been charged with carrying on a sexual relationship with an inmate by the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office.
The Sheriff’s Office states that deputies launched an investigation into a violation of the Prison Rape Elimination Act on October 6. After the investigation, deputies determined that an Enterprise Corrections employee had been sexually involved with an inmate over an extended period of time.
The employee has been identified by deputies as 41-year-old Brenda Moore, a native of Enfield. Moore was charged with 12 counts of Sexual Acts by Government/Prison Employee.
The former corrections staff member received a bond of $75,000.
Moore is expected to appear in court again on November 15th.