22 arrested in area drug sweep

Law enforcement officers arrested more than 20 people for drug violations in the Lyon County area on Monday. Members of a joint drug task force, including law enforcement in Brown, Lyon, Redwood and Renville counties, made a total of 22 arrests around Marshall and Lyon County, a release from the Marshall Police Department said. More arrests are also pending, the release said. Officers from the Marshall Police Department, the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office, the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, the Redwood County Sheriff’s Office and the Renville County Sheriff’s Office all assisted in making the arrests, the release said.