Deputy/Chaplain Accused Of Sex With Inmates

Man Reportedly Abused Those He Protected

June 09, 2018 - 12:23 pm

Richmond, VA (WRVA) - A man who worked as a Chaplain and a Deputy at the Richmond City Jail is facing serious allegations. A Multi-Jurisdiction Grand Jury indicted Matthew Mellerson on multiple counts. He is facing 6 counts of having carnal knowledge of an inmate and 2 counts of sexual battery of an inmate. The crimes reportedly took place with other men at the Richmond City Justice Center aka The City Jail, Mellerson due back in court in July