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Man charged after intoxication

News Worthington,Minnesota 56187
Man charged after intoxication
Worthington Minnesota 300 11th Street / P.O. Box 639 56187

ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa — A Sheldon, Iowa, man now faces an additional charge after showing up at the Lyon County Jail drunk.

The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office reports that at 4:50 p.m. Monday, Joey Espeland, 52, reported to the sheriff’s office to serve a jail sentence on a prior charge. When he got there, it was determined he was under the influence of alcohol.

Espeland was arrested for public intoxication, a simple misdemeanor.