A former jailer in Kleberg County pleaded guilty Wednesday to improper sexual activity with a person in custody.

The incident is said to have taken place in October of 2016. Former jailer Zackary Gonzales was fired soon after the incident. After entering his guilty plea, Gonzales was given four years of probation.

In addition to probation time, Gonzales will also have to pay a $1,500 fine.

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