Pop singer Billie Eilish has filed a request for a restraining order towards the 39-year-old man accused of breaking into her dad and mom’ Los Angeles residence this month, courtroom paperwork present.
The order would shield herself, her dad and mom and her brother, musician Finneas Baird O’Connell.
Eilish, 21, stated in an announcement included with the request that Christopher Anderson obtained inside her household’s Highland Park residence “unannounced and uninvited after apparently professing his love for me and expressing that he really wanted to meet me.”
Anderson had proven as much as the house a number of instances earlier than the Jan. 5 incident, although Eilish wrote in her assertion that she had by no means communicated with him. Police have been known as on 5 separate events, Eilish wrote.
Patrick O’Connell, Eilish’s father, wrote in his assertion that Anderson approached the house a number of instances in late December, on one event ringing the intercom and asking to make use of the toilet.
Anderson slipped a cellphone beneath the gate Dec. 28, then returned the next day and left a white flower and a handwritten be aware that “professed his love for my daughter Billie, claimed that at some point in time Billie had been watching Mr. Anderson and writing songs about Mr. Anderson, and that Mr. Anderson really wanted to meet Billie,” O’Connell wrote.
After the alleged break-in this month, Anderson was arrested on suspicion of housebreaking, in line with the Los Angeles Police Division. He’s being held within the North County Correctional Facility in Castaic.
Eilish stated the incident has made her frightened of returning to her former residence.
“Regrettably, this is not the first time an unknown individual has attempted to contact my family and me specifically by stalking us outside my family’s home and by making professions of love to and threats of violence against me,” Eilish wrote. “However, each such occasion, including the present one, causes me substantial anxiety, fear, and emotional distress over my personal safety and that of my father, mother, and brother.”
In June 2020, Eilish was granted a three-year restraining order towards a New York man who she stated confirmed “erratic behavior” whereas returning to the house a number of instances over the course of two days till he was arrested on suspicion of trespassing.
“I do not feel safe returning to my childhood home,” she wrote in her request for the brand new restraining order towards Anderson.