Woman on parole records officer raping her in front of child while visiting her homeBy Mason White 5:27 PM March 30, 2015
|Zachary Thomas Bailey|
By: Feng Qian
(Scroll down for video) A parole officer was arrested on charges of rape after allegedly raping a woman on parole in her home, police in Florida said.
Coral Springs Police said that they have arrested 50-year-old Zachary Thomas Bailey, after being accused of using his authority to get into his victim’s home and raping her in front of a child.
The victim told investigators that during two separate visits Bailey made to her home, the probation officer forced himself on her while her daughter was in the home with her.
During the first visit to the house, the victim said that Bailey prevented her from leaving the bedroom and touched her private parts.
The next day, during the second visit to the house, Bailey followed the victim to her room and asked for a massage. When she refused, Bailey took off his clothes, put on a condom, pushed her onto the bed and raped her.
The victim said that she recorded the incident on her phone. The video shows Bailey undressing and putting on a condom. Police are using both the video and the condom as evidence.
Bailey has worked with the Florida Department of Corrections for over 25 years. He was fired on Wednesday.