Chicago police officer accused of sex with prisoner at Harrison District lockup

September 29, 2012 11:10:43 AM PDT
A veteran Chicago police officer is charged with having sex with a prisoner in a police lock-up.

Officer Nelson Stewart was arrested Thursday and charged with sexual misconduct and bribery.

Investigators say Stewart told a prisoner at the Harrison District lockup that if the prisoner had sex with him that he could get the prisoner released.

Stewart's bond was set at $100,000, but he was able to bond out of jail on Friday.