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Man Bites Woman, Violates Protective Order, Newtown Police Say

Newtown Police arrested a man for allegedly violating a protective order and assaulting a female.
Newtown Police arrested a man for allegedly violating a protective order and assaulting a female. Photo Credit: Skip Pearlman

NEWTOWN, Conn. — Officers arrested a man on a warrant Friday, April 22, on charges of violating a protective order and assaulting a female victim, according to Newtown Police.

The charges stem from a March 9 incident in which Ricaardo Rojas was with a woman who had a protective order against him, according to police.

Rojas bit the woman and damaged her vehicle while they drove through Newtown, according to police.

Rojas was charged with criminal violation of a protective order third-degree assault, criminal mischief, tempering with a motor vehicle and criminal trover, said police.

He was taken into custody with bail set at $15,000, according to police.

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