29 May 2021
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


Olean man arrested for aggravated DWI at over twice the limit in Portville

On May 23, 2021, SP Olean Troopers arrested Austin B. Cornelius, 23, of Olean, NY for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated – BAC Over 0.18%.

During a traffic stop on State Route 417 in the town of Portville, Troopers observed Cornelius exhibiting obvious signs of intoxication and determined he had been operating a motor vehicle while in an intoxicated condition. He failed standardized field sobriety tests at the scene. Cornelius was then arrested and transported to SP Olean, where a chemical breath test revealed him to have a 0.18% BAC.

Cornelius was released with appearance tickets for Portville Town Court, where he is due to appear in June.

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