Jury finds ex-corrections officer guilty in sex abuse case

? A jury has found a former Nassau County corrections officer guilty of sexually abusing female inmates.Mark Barber traded cigarettes and phone privileges for sex

WOODBURY - ? A jury has found a former Nassau County corrections officer guilty of sexually abusing female inmates.

Mark Barber traded cigarettes and phone privileges for sex with inmates at the Nassau Jail.

Barber was found guilty of 30 of the 43 counts against him. He has denied the accusations. Barber?s attorney argued the women had no credibility and pointed to their criminal records. Barber will be sentenced on Sept. 28 and faces up to 20 years in prison.

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