February 8, 2011
Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg obtains restraining order against alleged stalker
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has obtained a restraining order against Pradeep Manukonda, who allegedly stalked the billionaire and his family asking for money.
The court order was issued last week, demanding that the 31-year-old stay away from the co-founder of the leading social media site, Zuckerberg’s sister Randi Zuckerberg and Zuckerberg’s girlfriend, Priscilla Chan.
In letters and Facebook messages to Zuckerberg and his sister, Manukonda—who also goes by the name Pradeep Kumar—has said his family is going through financial hardship and has been looking to the three for help, according to legal documents obtained by TMZ.
Read more at LATimes.com.