Ashley Fargo, left, and Henry Nicholas III, right, were jailed for drug trafficking charges at the Repetition Las Vegas( Photo: TMZ/ FOX5). LAS VEGAS (FOX5)-. A billionaire tech founder was apprehended after authorities found a stockpile of drugs in his hotel room. Henry Nicholas III, the co-founder of tech huge Broadcom, was detained along with his girlfriend Ashley Fargo, who is the ex-wife of Wells Fargo successor Brian Fargo, at the Encore resort, according to TMZ. The couple faces multiple charges including drug trafficking of numerous illegal drugs.
On Tuesday, Nicholas called security after failing to enter his room at the Strip residential or commercial property. Then security found Fargo unresponsive in the room with a semi-deflated balloon in her mouth.
Paramedics had the ability to restore Fargo. Nicholas admitted to security that the balloons and some containers discovered in the room contained laughing gas.
Las Vegas police were contacted us to the scene and they further found 2 cases, which are normally utilized to carry weapons, that contained marijuana, heroine, cocaine, meth and MDMA, inning accordance with authorities.
TMZ stated Nicholas has a history of severe legal issues including felony securities fraud and distribution charges, although they were later on dropped.
FOX5 is dealing with gathering more details from cops.
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