Former Monroe Co. jailer sentenced for sexually assaulting inmate

A former Monroe Co. jailer charged with having a sexual relationship with an inmate will serve time in jail.

A judge sentenced 27 year old Jerry Friedl Monday to six months behind bars and four years of probation.

According to the criminal complaint, Friedl had sexual contact with the inmate on several occasions, including writing sexually explicit letters.

Earlier this year, Friedl plead no contest to one charge as part of a plea deal in exchange for having three other sexual assault charges dismissed.