Lyon was a Correctional Officer at the Alexander County Correctional Institution in Taylorsville.
According to a news release from the Alexander County Sheriff’s Office, Lyon allegedly provided suboxone and synthetic marijuana (also known as K2) to inmates. These narcotics have a prison value of approximately $300,000.
Lyon was placed under a $10,000 secured bond with a first appearance date of Monday, September 12, 2022 in Alexander County District Court.
This investigation is continuing
Photo: Alexander County Sheriff’s Office