No-Contact Order Violation Arrest

At 5:17 p.m. on May 25, 2018, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office served an arrest warrant on Lawrence Charles Ruotolo SR. (48) of Emmetsburg. Ruotolo was charged with eight counts of violation of a no contact/protective order, all simple misdemeanors. Ruotolo was held in the Palo Alto County Jail on a $1,000 cash only bond.

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