Evans Mills man accused of violating court order

WATERTOWN, NY — Dominic L. Petranchuk, 18, of 8383 S. Main St., Evans Mills., was charged by Watertown police at 6:57 p.m. Thursday, June 28, in the 300 block of Academy Street with second-degree criminal contempt and endangering the welfare of a child.

He is accused of violating the terms of a Champion Town Court stay-away order of protection when he rode as a passenger in a vehicle with the protected party, a 16-year-old girl, at about 6:38 p.m. Thursday in the 300 block of Academy Street, police said.

He was being held pending arraignment Friday morning in City Court.