Two arrested on meth charges after traffic stops

Two Columbus residents were arrested Monday on methamphetamine related charges after traffic stops.

According to reports from Lt. Matt Harris, spokesman for the police department:

25-year-old Nadia Brown was stopped at about 5:30 near Seventh and Washington streets for having an expired tag on a license plate that allegedly belonged on another vehicle. During a search of the vehicle officers allegedly found syringes including one containing methamphetamine. She was arrested on preliminary charges of possession of a legend drug injection device and possession of methamphetamine.

54-year-old Eloy Salinas was arrested after a stop at about 7 p.m. near Seventh Street and Pleasant Grove. A search of his vehicle allegedly revealed a bag of methamphetamine. He is facing preliminary charges of driving while suspended, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of methamphetamine and a Bartholomew Superior Court II warrant