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Olean man charged in weekend murder

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An Olean man has been arrested in connection with a murder this weekend. Olean Police responded to a Saturday morning call at the Olean House, an apartment building in the city. Officers discovered the body of a female victim in the apartment of 50-year-old Edward Smith. Smith is facing multiple charges including second-degree murder and criminal possession of a weapon.

He is currently being treated for undisclosed reasons at Olean General Hospital.

Smith will be formally booked upon his release.