Parking lot incident leads to drug arrest

A man found loitering in a parking lot Monday afternoon is under arrest on drug related charges.

25-year-old John D.Wilson of Columbus was arrested on preliminary charges of possession of both methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.

Lt Matt Harris with the Columbus police says officers were called to a report of suspicious people in a vehicle in the 3500 block of Central Avenue at about 3:40 p.m. Monday afternoon. Police spoke to the occupants of a vehicle and a police dog alerted to the odor of narcotics inside.

A search revealed the meth and drug paraphernalia under the seat.