Patrick Gallo, Royal Caribbean Passenger, Arrested For Pot Possession

08/12/2010 11:31 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

ANOTHER cruise passenger has been charged with possession of marijuana in Bermuda, according to USA Today.

Patrick Gallo, 27, of New York was in custody after authorities arrested him for having 2.5 grams of pot in his Royal Caribbean cabin.

Nicole Smith, Crown counsel, told Bermuda's Royal Gazette that security officers passed by his cabin on the Explorer Of The Seas on Saturday when they smelled weed. They entered the cabin and found Gallo smoking a hand-rolled cigarette.

Gallo was arrested by authorities and charged a $1,500 fine.

Just a few weeks ago George Koumoulis, another cruise passenger on Norwegian was arrested for possessing 7.66 grams of pot in Bermuda.