Worthington man arrested in Lyon County on Thanksgiving day

November 27, 2020 9:22am


(Rock Rapids)-- A Worthington man was taken into custody Thanksgiving day on drug charges and an outstanding warrant.

The Lyon County Sheriff's Office says 31-year-old Kamphone Thammalong was wanted out of that county for violation of probation. Further investigation determined Thammalong was also wanted out of Minnesota on a warrant for parole violation and was charged as a fugitive from justice.

Thammalong also faces new charges from Lyon county including operating while intoxicated...drugged, possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

He was booked into the Lyon county jail.