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06-17-2014, 09:50 AM
A former corrections officer at the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola was charged Monday in federal court in the 2010 beating of an inmate while the inmate was handcuffed in a prison van, the U.S. Attorney’s Office said.

Mark Sharp, 33, is charged in a bill of information with deprivation of civil rights and making false statements after lying to the FBI during its investigation into the Jan. 24, 2010, beating, said U.S. Attorney Walt Green.

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