Jeffrey Castro gets 6 months for contempt of court after insulting judge

Officials say Jeffrey Castro put his feet up on the jury box, used profane language, and told the justice to perform a lewd act on him. (2/27/14)

NORWALK - A Danbury man is facing prison time for insulting a Norwalk Superior Court judge in the courtroom.

Jeffrey Castro, 26, was arraigned Monday on a different charge.

Officials say Castro put his feet up on the jury box, used profane language and told the justice to perform a lewd act on him.

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Authorities say Castro was held in contempt of court and sentenced to six months in prison.

He due back in court next month to resolve his other charges. 

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