20 January 2020
Captain Daniel Lyons
Acting Troop A Commander


Olean woman charged with drug possession after traffic stop

On January 19, 2020, SP Olean Troopers arrested Heather R. James, 32, of Olean, NY for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th Degree, Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle 2nd Degree, and Operating Without an Interlock Device.

During a traffic stop on Constitution Avenue in the town of Olean, James was found to be in possession of buprenorphine and naloxone, for which she did not have a valid prescription.

James was arrested and released with appearance tickets for Olean Town Court, where she is due to appear later this month.


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