The suspect taken into custody in connection of the discovery of Floyd Thompson’s missing body on Tuesday has a criminal record dating back to 2005.
According Rusk County Sheriff’s Office records, 38 year old Lamarlon Thompson is a sex offender and was found guilty of falsifying information to authorities in 2005.
Before his arrest, Lamarlon posted on his Facebook page “R.I.P miss u love u” along with a photograph of the family member he is charged with murdering.
Rusk County authorities were executing a search warrant for am missing person when they found the body of Floyd Thompson in a well on a property located along the 1400 block of State Highway 315 on Tuesday.
Lamarlon Thompson has been charged with murder and for failing to register as a sex offender. He remains in custody at the Rusk County Justice Center.
Bond is set at 1.1 million dollars.
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