An Alabama sheriff’s deputy has been placed on administrative leave after he was charged with promoting prostitution.
Jerrod Moore, 25, was charged with two counts of promoting prostitution in the third degree. The charges are misdemeanors.
Moore is employed with the corrections division of the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department, according to a press release from the department.
Warrants were issued for his arrest, and he surrendered himself to the Jefferson County Jail in Birmingham at around 3:30 p.m. on Friday.
Moore was released on a $600 bond.
No other details were made available, and the investigation is ongoing.