VAN NUYS (CBSLA.com) — A Kansas man was charged Thursday with stalking and burglary after allegedly being found at singer Lana Del Rey’s home in Malibu.
Zachary Benton Self, 19, of Overland Park, Kansas, faces one count each of stalking and first-degree burglary, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office. Prosecutors say Self is charged with stalking the singer through social media, beginning on Nov. 2.READ MORE: Armed Man Shot, Wounded By Deputies During Lancaster Standoff
Prosecutors say Self broke in Sunday at the singer’s home, which was unoccupied while undergoing renovations.
Construction workers called police after spotting Self at the singer’s home Monday, but he was gone when police arrived, prosecutors said.READ MORE: Motorcycle Collides With Sheriff's Patrol Car On Interstate 105
Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies found Self the next day and arrested him. He has remained jail since then.
Prosecutors plan to request $200,000 bail for Self, who faces up to six years and eight months in state prison.MORE NEWS: Meeting Held To Help Curb Rising Violent Crime In Melrose Corridor
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