WESTPORT — An Essex woman was charged March 1 with criminal contempt.
Theresa A. Borden, 48, violated a stay-away order of protection by sending numerous text and Facebook messages to the protected person, State Police said.
Borden was charged with first-degree criminal contempt, a felony.
She was arraigned in Westport Town Court and sent to the Essex County Jail in lieu of $500 cash or $1,000 bond.
— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg