Cops: Greenport man violated order of protection

A 53-year-old Greenport man was arrested Thursday evening after allegedly violating an order of protection, according to Southold Town Police.

Police said Robert Lee Smith was charged with felony criminal contempt after a Third Street resident called police just after 7:30 p.m. to report he was violating an order of protection.

Mr. Smith was taken to headquarters and held for a morning arraignment.