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A 48-year-old former supervisor at the Federal Prison Camp at Alderson has pleaded guilty to abusive sexual contact with a female inmate, U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin says.

Jeffrey S. Walton, Ronceverte, admitted he touched the female inmate's breasts in June 2013, Goodwin said.

Walton, employed at that time by the Federal Bureau of Prisons, was acting as the inmate's work supervisor at the Alderson facility.

He faces up to two years in prison and a $250,000 fine at sentencing, which is set for July 31.