CHATHAM CO., GA (WTOC) - A former Chatham County Sheriff's Office sergeant has been indicted on charges of cruelty to an inmate.
A seventeen-year veteran of the Chatham County Sheriff's Office, Charlesetta Hawkins is charged and accused of cruelty to an inmate.
The sheriff says the inmate, Jonathan Mahone, broke a sprinkler head in his cell. Hawkins placed him in a restraint chair.
Mahone then spit in her face. Hawkins then sprayed the inmate with mace, twice.
Mahone is charged with destruction of government property.