Peru man arrested for violating order of protection

 

 

NEW YORK STATE POLICE

Major Darrin S. Pitkin

Troop B Commander

 

 

 
PRESS RELEASE
 
On October 29, 2018, State Police arrested Roger L. Howerton Jr., 51, of Peru, following a violation of an order of protection.  Howerton violated a “stay-away” order of protection which was issued by the Clinton County Family Court, by contacting the victim through text messages and social media. He was charged with Criminal Contempt 1st degree (felony). Howerton was arraigned at the AuSable Town Court where he was released on his own recognizance.