A former Adams County corrections officer twice used pepper spray on a “calmly standing” prison inmate, according to a probable cause affidavit.

Gettysburg borough resident Nicholas John Sekela, 54, was charged with official oppression and simple assault, both misdemeanors, and harassment, a summary offense, according to a magisterial docket.

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