OLEAN – Two Buffalo men and two Olean women are taken into custody during a raid on a crack cocaine house on Third Avenue here by agents of the Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force early today.
Arrested during the raid on apartment 3 at 502 Third Avenue about 12:25 a.m. today were Pierre N. Morgan, 29, and Justun A. Vance, 28, both of Buffalo, and Carmen C. Burney, 27, and Kellee L. Lewis, 28, both of Olean.
The raid followed an investigation by Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s deputies assigned to the task force. All four suspects are being held on third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, which carries a possible prison term of up to 25 years upon conviction. During the raid by the task force and the Olean City Police street crimes unit all four suspects were allegedly found in possession of crack cocaine. The raiding party was assisted by deputies from the road patrol divisions of the sheriff and Olean police.
The investigation is continuing and more charges are expected in the case, officials reported.