A CANADIAN VISITOR’S stay in Barbados was cut short after he was deported to his homeland yesterday.
Joshua Lawrence Keith Gosse, 29, of 134 F South Point, Atlantic Shores, Christ Church, and 223 Lyon Street, Ottawa, Canada, found himself before Magistrate Kristie Cuffy-Sargeant charged with having cocaine yesterday.
The computer engineer pleaded guilty to the offence, which occurred in St Lawrence Gap, and was fined $2 000 forthwith with an alternative nine-month sentence.
According to the prosecution, police officers were on patrol in The Gap when they were notified by a civilian about the suspicious activity of two men on the compound of the South Gap Hotel. (TKS)
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