PD: CT man violates protective order after Facebook 'poke' - WFSB 3 Connecticut

PD: CT man violates protective order after Facebook 'poke'

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MILFORD, CT (WFSB) -

A Milford man was arrested after police said his “poke” on Facebook violated a protective order.

Police arrested 27-year-old Eric Bauer for violation of a protective order on Monday.

Bauer’s arrest came when police said he “poked” a woman, who holds a protective order against him. Police said the woman got the order on May 5.

Bauer was released on a promise to appear in Milford Superior Court on Tuesday.  

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