Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 47 year old Yorktown Heights, NY resident who is charged with Criminal Contempt in the 2nd Degree, a Class “A” Misdemeanor.
On May 31, 2019 P.O. Doherty was assigned to investigate a violation of a Temporary Order of Protection. The victim responded to Headquarters to file a complaint. It is alleged that on May 31, 2019 the defendant did approach the victim and speak with him violating a duly served Temporary Order of Protection.
On June 1, 2019 the defendant was located at 359 Downing Drive and placed under arrest for criminal contempt in the 2nd degree.
The defendant was processed on the above charge and arraigned by the Honorable Judge Raniolo who set bail in the amount of $5,000.00 cash or $10,000.00 bond and issued a new Temporary order of Protection for the victim. The defendant was unable to post bail and was turned over to the custody of the Westchester County Department of Corrections. He is due back in Yorktown Justice Court on June 6, 2019 at 6:00 PM.
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