Tip leads to drug arrest at Columbia public housing complex

September 5, 2013 

Travis Gibbs

ALVIN S. GLENN DETENTION CENTER

— A tip phoned in to the Richland County Sheriff’s Department led to a raid on an apartment at the Gonzales Gardens off Forest Drive on Tuesday.

Travis Gibbs, 32, was charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute near a school and breach of the peace after officers allegedly found pot and 3.7 grams of crack cocaine in an apartment at 1505 Gonzales Plaza, Sheriff Leon Lott said in a news release.

Gibbs is accused of using profanity as he was placed into custody.

He was being transported to the Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center Thursday afternoon.

-- Rachael Myers Lowe

The State is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service