Former Burke Co. Detention Center deputy jailer arrested

BURKE COUNTY, Ga. (WJBF) – A deputy jailer with the Burke County Detention Center has been arrested.

According to the Burke County Sheriff’s Office, Losita Savina Gonder, was arrested for allegedly providing contraband to inmates.

Investigators say this arrest comes after a thorough investigation into reports of illicit activities involving Gonder and inmates.

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According to authorities, Gonder was taken into custody and booked into the Burke County Detention Center Friday afternoon.

According to the Burke County Sheriff’s Office, Gonder had been employed with the Burke County Sheriff’s Office since March of 2023 and was terminated following her arrest.

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