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LEYDEN- A North Country resident is charged with violating an order of protection, deputies say.

On Monday, Lewis County Sheriff’s Office arrested and Charged Israel Burns, 22, of Copenhagen, NY with one misdemeanor count of criminal contempt in the second-degree.

According to police, Burns allegedly violated an order of protection on March 31.

The incident reportedly occurred in the town of Leyden, but deputies did not include any further specifics into the case.

Burns was issued with an appearance ticket and is due to appear in the Town of Leyden Court at a later date. 

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