A Watertown man was charged with two counts of first-degree criminal contempt for allegedly violating an order of protection.
City police said Anthony J. Holmes, 34, of 206 Franklin St., Apt. 113, spoke to Pearl A. Hunt, Watertown, at an unspecified time, violating a Jefferson County Family Court order issued to her in August.
Charged at his residence at 2:52 p.m. Thursday, he was held pending an appearance in City Court.