He was once a Captain at the Idaho State Correctional Institution and now he's living his life behind bars.

 

Forty-year-old Thomas Sammons has just been sentenced to twelve years behind bars and he will not be eligible for parole for at least 3 years.

 

Last year a mother found concerning texts between Sammons and her daughter on her daughter's cell phone.  Mom immediately contacted the Kuna Police Department which set of an investigation from the Idaho Attorney General's Internet Crimes Against Children unit.