OLEAN, NY - Police charged a 50-year-old Olean man with murder Saturday after they discovered a woman’s body in an apartment at Olean House, 132 N. Union St.

Edward Smith was charged with murder in the second degree, assault in the first degree and criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree, according to a press release issued by the Olean Police Department Criminal Division.

Police said they found the woman’s body early Saturday morning when they responded to a call about a possible murder at Olean House.