Olean Man Charged In Raid

OLEAN – A raid at 633 Garden Ave. Apt. 4 Tuesday evening resulted in the seizure of a half-ounce of crack cocaine (street value approximately $2,900 cash) and four grams of marijuana along with scales, packaging materials, according to the Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force. 
Shariff K. James, 42, of the above address, was arrested and charged with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance with intent to sell and criminally using drug paraphernalia.
James was arraigned and remanded to Cattaraugus County Jail.
New York State Police, Olean Police, and the Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office assisted in the investigation.