American billionaire Henry Nicholas III was arrested in Las Vegas on suspicion of drug trafficking.
About it reports “RBC”.
Billionaire detained on Tuesday in the Las Vegas Strip, where the hotels and casinos, on suspicion of trafficking in heroin, cocaine, methamphetamine and ecstasy. The police called the security of one of the hotels, which found drugs in the room.
Together with Nicolas was arrested, a woman named Ashley Fargo. Now both were released on bail. The hearing on them is scheduled for September.
The lawyer of billionaire David Chesnoff said that his team is conducting its own investigation.
Henry Nicholas III, along with his business partner Henry Samuel in 1991 founded the company Broadcom. In February 2016, the company bought Singapore Avago for $37 billion, she changed her name to Broadcom Limited. Nicholas went with Broadcom in 2003, but remained the owner of 3% shares. Forbes estimates his fortune at $3.1 billion.