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Columbus police: Man arrested on drug, weapons charges at Gentian Oaks Apartments

A Columbus man faces drug and weapons charges after police responded to a call about a man with a gun at Gentian Oaks Apartments early Tuesday.

Dillard Mykal Knight, 19, is charged with possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute, possession of a sawed-off shotgun, possession of drug related objects and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, reports state.

According to police, officers responded to the 4503 Reese Road apartment complex around 4:45 a.m. When they arrived, they made contact with Knight, who pointed to a gun on his living room table.

Suspected marijuana worth $45 was next to the gun, as well as weighing scales, baggies and a sawed-off shotgun, police said.

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