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Buffalo man gets jail term for continuing to harass ex-girlfriend

Derrick E. Stephens, 57, of Jefferson Avenue, was ordered Wednesday to serve a five month jail term by Cheektowaga Town Justice Paul S. Piotrowski on Stephens’ guilty plea to two criminal contempt charges involving a former girlfriend. He was arrested for harassing the woman in Cheektowaga last May and again on Feb. 27 in violation of a court order of protection the Cheektowaga woman had obtained against him.