Local law enforcement arrested 34-year-old Nicholas Olsen and 32-year-old Chanel Bistodeau for warrants and drug crimes on Saturday.
Olsen of Ammon was arrested on a U.S. Marshals Warrant, a Bingham County Warrant, felony possession of a controlled substance and resisting and obstructing law enforcement. Bistodeau of Blackfoot was arrested for a Bingham County Warrant, felony possession of a controlled substance and resisting and obstructing law enforcement.
Around 10:45 a.m., the U.S. Marshal’s Office, the Idaho Falls Police Department, IFPD SWAT, Idaho State Police and the Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office responded to the Fairbridge Inn & Suites, 850 Lindsay Blvd. They received information Olsen, a wanted fugitive, was at the hotel.
Olsen and Bistodeau were both located and arrested at the hotel. During their arrest, officers seized Methamphetamine and Heroin from their room.
Both were booked into the Bonneville County Jail.