A corrections officer in New Jersey is under arrest for alleged misconduct and sex charges.

32-year-old Brian Ambroise from Union, New Jersey is charged with official misconduct and sexual assault.

According to the Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office, Ambroise was employed at the Edna Mahan Correctional Facility in Hunterdon County when he engaged in a sexual relationship with an inmate.

He has been suspended and is being held at Somerset County jail.