07/06/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Sterling Correctional Facility Guards Hired Inmates To Work On Their Homes At Bargain Prices

STERLING - A 9Wants to Know investigation and a citizen's complaint prompted a Colorado prison warden to stop a program that allowed prison employees to hire inmates for jobs at the homes of employees.

One of the projects violated the state's $2,500 financial cap on inmate projects.

Read more on 9 News