Aggravated stalking suspect charged with meth possession

A 39-year-old man wanted for stalking a Kool Smiles employee was arrested Friday night after he was reported outside a Hampton Inn, according to a Columbus police report.

Police reported Nicholas Darling was in possession of methamphetamine when he was arrested in the parking lot of the 7390 Bear Lane business around 10 p.m.

Officers did not specify the amount of meth Darling is accused of possessing.

On Wednesday, Kool Smiles representatives reported Darling for stalking an employee. Earlier reports listed an 8-year-old boy, 31-year-old man and 39-year-old woman. The nature of the stalking was not disclosed.

Darling was charged with possession of methamphetamines and aggravated stalking. He was taken to the Muscogee County Jail.