Prosecutors have charged a man accused of stalking actress Halle Berry with felony burglary for being in the actress’ guest house earlier this month, according to the Associated Press.
Richard A. Franco Appeared in Los Angeles court Wednesday, pleading not guilty to the additional charge.
Franco now faces two felonies connected to three incidents in which he was spotted on the Oscar winner’s property in mid-July.
Berry has written in court filings that she is “extremely frightened” of the 27-year-old stranger. The Oscar winner also stated he nearly gained entry into her kitchen before she was able to lock the door.
Criminal and civil judges have issued restraining orders against Franco in case he is released.
He has pleaded not guilty to stalking the actress and is due in court on Aug. 4.