According to the prosecution papers, the prison officer has disregarded his duty to avoid a relationship of dependency between himself and the prisoner.
“The judgement is important in principle,” said public prosecutor Nils-Eric Schultz, at the National Anti-Corruption Unit, to TV4.
Kexchoklad, a chocolate wafer bar, has long been a favourite confection of Swedes. It comes in 25g, 39g, 55g and 100g sizes, as well as bags of bite-sized bars.
It was unclear which size was used to tempt the prison officer, but the total value of the bribe was calculated to be 190 kronor.