Two arrested on drug, weapons charges
BLACKFOOT — Blackfoot Police arrested two people early Sunday morning on drug and weapons offenses after someone saw them with a gun near the Eastern Idaho State Fair.
Police located Cass Tendore, 27, of Pocatello, and Saresa Coffee, 22, of Blackfoot, near the carnival entrance of the Eastern Idaho State Fair on East Airport Road at 12:30 a.m. Sunday.
Tendore was arrested for trafficking a controlled substance, possession of methamphetamine, three counts of carrying a concealed weapon without a license and criminal trespass from the fairgrounds.
According to the Blackfoot Police Department, Tendore was in possession of a handgun, knife and a set of brass knuckles at the time of his arrest. Police also found marijuana and two small baggies with residue that tested positive for methamphetamine.
Coffee was arrested for trafficking of a controlled substance, possession of methamphetamine and carrying a concealed weapon without a permit.