Henry Nicholas III - the very rich person prime supporter of tech monster Broadcom - was captured after cops say they discovered instances of hard medications in his Las Vegas inn room, and his mug shot kinda says everything.
Law requirement sources let us know ... Nicholas couldn't get into his room at the Encore Tuesday and when security helped, they found his girlfirend, Ashley Fargo, was inert with a semi-collapsed expand in her mouth.
We're told paramedics reacted and restored Fargo, yet security started addressing Nicholas about the inflatable and canisters, which he conceded were nitrous oxide. Our sources say security additionally saw 2 cases in the room which should have been examined per inn rules ... since they resembled the kind used to convey weapons. Rather than weapons, Vegas PD discovered one case brimming with weed and another loaded with what seemed, by all accounts, to be opiates. The couple was captured and reserved for lawful offense medicate trafficking of different controlled substances ... counting heroin, cocaine, meth and MDMA. A portion of the pills were stamped with Winnie the Pooh.
Nicholas, whose organization produces semiconductors, has a background marked by genuine lawful issues. He confronted lawful offense securities extortion and medication appropriation charges 10 years back, yet they were later dropped.
Fargo is the ex of a Wells Fargo beneficiary, Brian Fargo.