Matthew B. Anderson, 32, of 20 Walton St., Apt. 3, Alexandria Bay, was charged Friday morning by Watertown police with second-degree criminal contempt.
Police said he contacted his wife, Nicole, who had an order of protection issued out of Alexandria Bay Village Court. He was taken to the Metro-Jefferson Public Safety Building pending arraignment.
As of Saturday afternoon, he was being held on $1,000 bail.