Criminal Contempt

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Department reports on April 23, 2023 at approximately 9 P.M. Sheriff’s Deputies were approached by a male who was the protected party in an Order of Protection. Upon information and further investigation it was determined that Andrew LaPorta, 37, of Orchard Park, NY, remained on premise of a local business while knowing that the protected party was at the business. Laporta was located by deputies on the property and was taken into custody without incident. Additionally Laporta had previously violated the order of protection and was convicted on 03/04/22 for Criminal Contempt in the 2nd Degree in the Town of Hamburg. Laporta was charged and brought to the Seneca County Correctional Facility on Criminal Contempt in the 1st Degree and was held for arraignment.