MALONE — A Franklin County Jail inmate was charged with criminal contempt Sept. 26.
Jerome Reece, 37, allegedly made 21 calls to the land line and cellphone of his ex-girlfriend, who is protected by a court-issued order of protection, State Police Troop B Public Information Officer Trooper Jennifer Fleishman said.
Reece was charged with first-degree criminal contempt, a felony, and was arraigned in Malone Town Court before he was sent back to County Jail, Fleishman said.
Reece’s bail on the criminal contempt charge was set at $1,000 cash or $2,000 bond.
— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg