A man faces three felony charges after allegedly violating an order of protection Sunday afternoon.
The Tupper Lake Police Department reported Paul Thomas, 28, of Tupper Lake sent text messages to a person who had an order of protection against him.
He was arraigned before Justice Michael Demars in Tupper Lake Village Court and charged with three counts of first-degree criminal contempt and remanded to Franklin County Jail in lieu of $15,000 bail.
He is scheduled to reappear in court at a later date.
— By Contributing Writers Jeremy Fisher and Bob Bennett and Staff Writer Dan Heath