Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander
Olean man arrested for theft, drug possession after Carrollton incident
On November 8, 2020, SP Olean Troopers arrested Jonathan Colon, 35, of Olean, NY for Petit Larceny, Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 5th Degree, and two counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th Degree.
Troopers investigating a report of a male customer stealing a smartphone from an employee at a business on U.S. Route 219 in the town of Carrollton determined Colon was responsible for the theft. They located Colon at his residence in the city of Olean in possession of the stolen smartphone. Colon was also found to be in possession of heroin and methamphetamine at the time of his arrest.
Colon was arrested and released with appearance tickets for both Carrollton Town Court and Olean City Court, where he is due to appear in December.