Sex video prison official fired

2011-08-31 10:03
Johannesburg - The prison official who was caught on film while having sex with a policewoman at a Krugersdorp hospital has been dismissed.

The correctional services department confirmed on Tuesday that the official had been fired, reported TimesLive.

Both the official and the policewoman were married and were supposed to be guarding a prisoner in the hospital.

The pictures caused a huge outcry nationwide after they were published in The Sowetan.

The correctional services officer admitted that he had filmed the sexual encounter.

Department spokesperson Promise Khumalo said the official had brought the department into disrepute.  

It was reported last week that the policewoman in the video had been suspended.

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