COTTONPORT, La. (KLFY)- A former Avoyelles Parish Correction Center warden was sentenced Monday to 38 months in prison.
Nathan Cain also faces $42,501 in restitution in a federal corruption investigation, KALB reports.
Cain pleaded guilty in March to two counts of wire fraud.
#BREAKING Former Avoyelles Correctional Center warden, Nate Cain, sentenced to 38 months on each count in federal corruption case, to be served concurrent. Restitution: $42,501.95. Restitution will be joint with ex-wife, Tonia, who is being sentenced now. Reports on 7/22. pic.twitter.com/R7qno0Div9— Brooke Buford (@brookebuford) June 17, 2019
According to the guilty plea, Nathan Cain conspired with his ex-wife 43-year-old Tonia Bandy Cain, who served as the manager of the business office of the facility to use Louisiana Department of Corrections bank cards to purchase personal items, while misrepresenting that such items were purchased for official business.
On Monday, Tonya Bandy Cain was also sentenced.
#BREAKING Former Avoyelles Correctional Center business manager, Tonia Cain, sentenced to 8 months in federal corruption case. Restitution: $42,501.95. Restitution will be joint with ex-husband, former warden Nate Cain. Reports on 7/22. pic.twitter.com/xkDP4om8zc— Brooke Buford (@brookebuford) June 17, 2019
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