Columbus man facing drug and trespassing charges

Columbus police arrested a local man on trespassing and drug charges after he was seen inside a store early Thursday morning.

Lt. Matt Harris, spokesman for the Columbus Police Department, says that at approximately 3:45 a.m., officers responded to the east side Walmart in regards to a person trespassing inside the store. When police arrived, they found 40-year-old Travis L. Salsman, of Columbus, who police say had previously been cited for trespassing there. After Salsman was taken into custody, officers allegedly found methamphetamine and hash oil in his clothing.

Salsman was booked in the Bartholomew County Jail on preliminary charges of Trespassing, Possession of Methamphetamine and Possession of Hash Oil.