Police Seek Information On Allegany Homicide

ALLEGANY – An Olean man has been found dead as a result of a gunshot wound.

The Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office announced Tuesday afternoon that Otis Lamont Parks, also known as Lamont Clemons, 54, of Seneca Avenue in Olean, was found dead Thursday at 9 a.m. at the scenic overlook on Route 16 South in the town of Allegany. Police positively identified the deceased Saturday.

The death has been ruled a homicide. Police said no further details will be released at this time.

Police encourage anyone with information on the homicide to call 938-9191. All calls will be kept confidential.