October 1, 2007
WARREN CTY, Ga.---A former Warren County sheriff's deputy now knows his fate after pleading guilty to sexually assaulting a woman who was in his custody.
As part of a plea deal, Dewayne Wood will serve two years in jail with eight years probation.
Wood also pleaded guilty to a drug charge and violation of oath by a public officer.
In August 2006, Wood was accused of raping a female inmate while transporting her from court back to jail in McDuffie County.
Wood worked as a deputy for the Warren County Sheriff's Department for 18 years.