News Americas, GEORGETOWN, Cayman, Tues. July 18, 2023: Model Gigi Hadid reportedly found herself in a legal situation during her recent vacation in the Cayman Islands. Upon her arrival, on July 10th, Customs & Border Control agents discovered a small quantity of marijuana and drug paraphernalia in her luggage Cayman Marl Road reports.
As a result, she was arrested and fined $1,000. However, the supermodel has since been released and no conviction was recorded.
Reports indicate that the quantities found were seemingly for personal consumption. Another member of Hadid’s group, Leah Nicole McCarthy, also faced similar charges. Both women appeared in court, pleaded guilty, and were fined.
Hadid’s representative clarified to People that she was in possession of marijuana legally purchased in New York City with a valid medical license. Furthermore, medical use of marijuana has been legal in Grand Cayman since 2017. Despite the incident, Hadid and her friends have continued to enjoy their vacation, sharing pictures and videos of their relaxing time in the sun.
In an Instagram post, Hadid showcased a unique dragon tattoo on her leg, adding a touch of humor to the situation. She also shared a carousel of photos from her trip, expressing that all is well that ends well.