Schenectady police: Protection order violated
SCHENECTADY A city man violated an order of protection Saturday by choking a woman, authorities said.
Raymond A. Vanburen, Jr., 26, of 1760 Van Vranken Ave., was charged Saturday with first-degree criminal contempt, a felony, and criminal obstruction of breathing, a misdemeanor.
He is accused of putting his hands around the woman’s throat Saturday evening at a Nott Terrace address, making it difficult for her to breathe. In doing so, he violated an order of protection, according to papers filed in court.