A Barbados Water Authority (BWA) employee was today granted bail after being charged with unlawful possession of cannabis and unlawful possession of an apparatus.
Around 7:20 this morning, members of the Suppressing Criminal Activity Targeting Society Unit acting on information went to the Pine Commercial Estate near the BWA headquarters where they found Gibson and other BWA employees.
The lawmen searched Gibson’s car and found cannabis and apparatus.
Gibson was arrested and subsequently appeared before Magistrate Douglas Frederick in the District “A” Magistrates Court.
He pleaded guilty to the offence of unlawful possession of apparatus and was fined $350 to be paid in one week, or one month in prison.
Gibson pleaded not guilty to the unlawful possession of cannabis and was granted $2500 bail with one surety.
He is set to reappear in court on March 18, 2018.