19 March 2021
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


Olean man charged with drug possession after traffic stop

On March 16, 2021, SP Olean Troopers arrested Raymond M. Provorse, 26, of Olean, NY for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th Degree and Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle 2nd Degree.

During a traffic stop on North Union Street in the city of Olean, Troopers discovered Provorse to be in possession of cocaine and to have a suspended driver license.

Provorse was arrested and released with an appearance ticket for Olean City Court, where he is due to appear later this month.

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