JACKSON COUNTY Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) – A Jackson County jailer who had a sexual relationship with an inmate is sentenced. 29-year-old Bret Noltner was ordered to serve one year of jail, with five years of probation, and register as a sex offender.

Investigators say Noltner took a female inmate to a cleaning closet out of surveillance camera view several different times. The woman told investigators she was not forced to be intimate with him, but felt taken advantage of. Noltner pleaded no contest and was found guilty of third-degree sex assault and misconduct.