Arrest Made in Olean Homicide

August 5, 2010 Updated Aug 5, 2010 at 11:05 AM EDT

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Arrest Made in Olean Homicide

August 5, 2010 Updated Aug 5, 2010 at 11:05 AM EDT

OLEAN, NY (WKBW) - Police have arrested a suspect in connection to a homicide that happened in Olean on August 3.

New York State Police arrested Martez Johnson, 33, on a parole violation, and allege that he shot 28-year-old James Williams twice, leading to his death.

The weapon suspected to have been used in the murder was recovered by state police dive teams in the Allegheny River on Wednesday.

Johnson was arraigned in Olean City Court is being held without bail at the Cattaraugus County Jail.