OLEAN, NY -- The Olean Police Department's Street Crimes Unit took 44-year-old Douglas A. Brooks of 3356 Union Valley Road, Hinsdale, into custody on Route 16 in Hinsdale Thursday on drug charges.

Investigators had an outstanding indictment warrant and charged Brooks with the criminal sale and criminal possession of a controlled substance for selling hydrocodone pills, police said.

Brooks' arrest resulted from an investigation by the Street Crimes Unit and a grand jury presentation by District Attorney Lori P. Rieman. The Hinsdale man was processed at the Olean Police Department and transferred to the Cattaraugus County jail to await arraignment.