‘Stalker’ who barged into dressing room and yelled ‘I need to marry Emma Watson’ arrested

A man accused of repeatedly stalking celebrities has been arrested for barging right into a dressing room at a New York Metropolis style show and screaming that he needed to marry Emma Watson, police say.

Chad Michael Busto, who was arrested final month after makes an attempt to strategy Drew Barrymore, pleaded not guilty to legal trespass and disorderly conduct fees in the incident, which occurred last week at the Ralph Lauren present at the Brooklyn Navy Yard.

The forty three-yr-previous was released without bail. He’ll next seem in courtroom on 2 October.

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In accordance with prosecutors, Busto entered the fashion show dressing room final Friday night time and screamed: “I need to marry Emma Watson. Let me converse to Emma Watson. Let me take a photo with Emma Watson.”

Busto, who did not have permission to be at the trend show, turned irate when he was requested to go away and refused to do so, in line with authorities.

It isn’t clear if Watson – greatest recognized for enjoying Hermione Granger in Harry Potter – was on the style present. Different stars to have attended that day embrace Jennifer Lopez, Julianne Moore and James Marsden.

Last month, Busto was arrested in Southampton City on Long Island after police acquired studies he was driving his bicycle up and down personal driveways, looking for Barrymore.

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Days earlier than, he had interrupted an on-stage interview in Manhattan where Barrymore was interviewing singer and actor Renee Rapp.

Busto had approached the stage shouting: “Drew Barrymore! “My identify is Chad Michael Busto. You already know who I’m. I have to see you sooner or later when you’re in New York, okay?”

Barrymore went on to go away the stage safely with Rapp, whereas security guards escorted Busto out of the theatre.

Last week, after Busto failed to point out as much as be fitted for a courtroom-ordered GPS tag, a Southampton decide issued a warrant for his arrest.

Busto, who’s been linked to addresses of shelters and church ministries in California and Washington DC, has a historical past of arrests and weird behaviour. His document consists of prior arrests for trespassing, disorderly conduct and indecent publicity.

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In a handwritten lawsuit final yr, Busto claimed he’d been granted ownership of the Hilton motels chain. That case was swiftly dismissed.

Different lawsuits beneath Busto’s identify embrace one looking for to challenge the jail sentences of all legal defendants in “all prisons on Planet Earth”.

In a 2021 courtroom filing, Busto wrote that he was “Born by Drive” and that his mother and father are “Extra Responsible for My Whole Existence as Two Humans Than the One (Kind of) Human I am Usually Thought-about to Be!”

One other Busto courtroom submitting consisted principally of Pokemon cards.

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