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Morgan City correctional officer booked with malfeasance

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MORGAN CITY, La. - A Morgan City correctional officer was arrested Friday for malfeasance in office stemming from alleged inappropriate contact with a female inmate, according to the Morgan City Police Department.

The officer, Justin W. Palmature, 25, had been employed at the department as a correctional officer for about three months prior to the incident. He is currently on administrative leave pending further investigation.

Palmature was booked and jailed on a $20,000.00 bond.

 

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