Russell County Sheriff Heath Taylor's press conference on June 20, 2013

Published at 4:30 p.m. on June 20, 2013 | Modified at 4:30 p.m. on June 20, 2013

An internal probe triggered by a former inmate's anonymous online tip about corrections officers' sexual misconduct with women jailed in Russell County prompted Sheriff Heath Taylor to fire one worker and arrest two others, the sheriff said today. Here are excerpts from Sheriff Taylor's press conference Thursday afternoon.

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