Wanted man arrested after Columbus moped stop

A wanted Columbus man was arrested after a traffic stop this morning.

According to the Columbus Police Department, officers stopped a moped near the intersection of McClure Road and Parkway Drive at about 5:30 this morning. During the stop the moped driver allegedly dropped a bag of narcotics on the ground and then stepped on it in an effort to destroy the drugs. Police recovered the drugs and a small amount of fentanyl.

The driver, 26-year-old Jacob E. Shutters, was found to have an outstanding felony parole warrant.

He was arrested on the warrant and on new charges for possessing meth and the fentanyl.