A Pima County Corrections Officer was sentenced this morning after deputies say the officer hit a teenaged inmate who made vulgar comments.
Bradley Kerby was sentenced on two counts of aggravated assault on an incapacitated victim.
According to the sheriff's department, several inmates got into a fight when Officer Kerby intervened. After the fight, one of the teens allegedly made vulgar comments to the officers.
That's when Kerby hit him several times.
Kerby was later fired.