Idaho Falls Police
arrested 39-year-old Tyra D. Castillo for multiple felony crimes early Monday
Castillo of Idaho
Falls was booked into the Bonneville County Jail for unlawful possession of a
firearm by a convicted felon, possession of stolen property, resisting arrest,
possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and
carrying a concealed weapon.
According to reports,
officers observed a Chevrolet Tahoe with stolen license plates in the Winco
parking lot around 12:08 a.m. Officer made contact with the driver, Castillo,
who started to fight police as she attempted to flee. Officers had to ‘drive
stun’ Castillo with a Taser.
Castillo was found
in possession of a Beretta 9mm handgun, psilocybin mushrooms, a scale and
The passenger, 27-year-old Taisha A. Thompson of Bonneville
County, was also arrested for an Idaho Falls and Bonneville County warrant.