A Dunkirk man accused of violating an order of protection by threatening his former girlfriend over the phone was arrested Saturday in Pomfret, state police said.
John W. North, 36, was charged with felony criminal contempt and misdemeanor aggravated harassment. Police said the alleged threatening phone call was received in Pomfret. The order of protection was issued in the Village of Brocton.
North is to appear in Pomfret Town Court at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.