No-Contact Order Violation Arrest

At 7:00 p.m. on May 30, 2018, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office served an arrest warrant on Lawrence Charles Ruotolo SR. (48) of Emmetsburg. Ruotolo was charged with 13 counts of violation of a no contact/protective order, all simple misdemeanors. Ruotolo was served the warrant in the Palo Alto County Jail where he was held on the charges without bond.

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