15 May 2021
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


Olean man arrested for DWAI-Drugs, drug possession

On May 8, 2021, SP Olean Troopers arrested Arthur C. Link, 39, of Olean, NY for Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs, Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th Degree, and Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle 3rd Degree.

During a traffic stop on State Route 16 in the town of Olean, Troopers determined Link had been operating a motor vehicle in an impaired condition. He was also found to be in possession of crystal methamphetamine. He failed standardized field sobriety tests at the scene.  Link was then arrested and transported to SP Olean, where he refused to submit to a Drug Recognition Expert evaluation.

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

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