Domestic Dispute Results in Contempt Arrest

Johnson City Police made an arrest for felony Criminal Contempt following a domestic incident in the Village. 29-year-old Jorge Torres of Binghamton refused to leave his ex-girlfriend’s apartment. A verbal altercation ensued and Torres grabber the ex-girlfriend around the neck, while she was holding their 9-month-old child. All 3 fell to the floor. A roommate took the child downstairs and called police. The baby was not injured. Torres was arrested for violating an order of protection. He was arraigned and remanded to the Broome County Jail.