26 October 2019
Major Edward J. Kennedy
Troop A Commander


On October 25th, 2019, Troopers out of SP Jamestown arrested Ryan Robertson, 47, of Jamestown, for Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs, Aggravated Unlicensed Operation 1st Degree, two counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th Degree and Unlawful Possession of Marijuana 2nd Degree.

Robertson was pulled over on Hunt Road in Busti for a traffic violation and after failing several SFSTs, Robertson was placed under arrest. While being searched, Robertson was found to be in possession of two bags containing methamphetamine, a pipe containing methamphetamine residue, four Percocet pills and three marijuana cigarettes. Robertson was transported to SP Jamestown where he was evaluated by a New York State Police Drug Recognition Expert and determined to be under the influence of a Central Nervous System stimulant. Robertson’s driving record revealed that his driving privileges had been revoked multiple times for alcohol-related offenses. Robertson was processed at SP Jamestown and transported to UPMC Hospital in Jamestown where a blood sample was secured. Robertson was then transported to the Chautauqua County Jail.


You must be logged in to view this item.

This area is reserved for members of the news media. If you qualify, please update your user profile and check the box marked "Check here to register as an accredited member of the news media". Please include any notes in the "Supporting information for media credentials" box. We will notify you of your status via e-mail in one business day.