New Stalking Charges Filed Against Canton ManPosted: Updated:
New stalking charges have been filed against a 45 year old Canton man with a history of related arrests.
Village police arrested Jeffrey VVanBrocklin of 1700 County Route 25, Lot 1, in connection with a break-in at his ex-girlfriend's home.
He's charged with second-degree burglary, third-degree criminal mischief, fourth-degree stalking, petit larceny and criminal trespass.
According to police, VanBrocklin broke into the back porch of his ex-girlfriend's home on September 1 and tried to remove surveillance cameras. Officials said police caught him running from the scene.
VanBrocklin was arraigned and sent to the St. Lawrence County Jail in lieu of $50,000 bail or $100,000 bond.
Last month, he was charged with stalking and other counts after he allegedly slashed the ex-girlfriend's car tires and spray painted both her car and her house.
anBrocklin allegedly slashed the tires and cut a cable at the victim's Canton home on August 12 and did the spray painting on August 14.
Police said the woman was under a protection order against him.
On August 10 VanBrocklin allegedly sent the woman text messages.
He was arrested in connection with those alleged incidents and charged with two counts of second-degree criminal contempt, two counts of fourth-degree stalking, two counts of second-degree criminal contempt, and three counts of fourth-degree criminal contempt.
He was arraigned in Canton town court and sent to county jail on $1,000 bail.
VanBrocklin was charged on August 16 with two counts of second-degree criminal contempt after he allegedly was on the victim's property.
He was arraigned on those charged and sent to jail on $500 bail.