By Patsy R. Brumfield
PONTOTOC – Minister Jody Mac Rock will report to a Kentucky federal prison Nov. 18, the U.S. Court has directed his attorney.
Rock, 36, of Pontotoc County was indicted and pleaded guilty Feb. 26 to depriving two motorists of their civil rights when he was an Ecru police officer in 2008.
He admitted he made deals with two drivers to accept cash in exchange for not giving them traffic citations.
The report letter states he will turn himself in at the Ashland, Ky., correctional facility by 2 p.m. Nov. 18.
He also is required to perform 100 hours of community service.
U.S. District Judge Sharion Aycock sentenced him to a year in prison.
The prison location is a decision by the U.S. Bureau of Prisons.