Bachelor alum Colton Underwood is shocked by ex-girlfriend Cassie Randolph‘s claims of stalking and harassment in her restraining order submitting towards him.
The 28-year-old hasn’t seen his former flame “in a month,” an insider advised Us Weekly. “He’s been in Colorado and this was all a shock. He was utterly blindsided.”
Life & Type confirmed the previous Bachelor contestant, 25, filed a restraining order towards Underwood for “home violence prevention” on Friday, September 11. In paperwork obtained by TMZ, the fact star claimed Underwood was harassing her with unsettling textual content messages and displaying up uninvited to her condominium and her dad and mom’ house the place the couple quarantined throughout his bout with coronavirus. Randolph additionally alleged the previous soccer star positioned a monitoring system on her automotive to observe her location.
In line with the docs, Underwood beforehand claimed he was additionally being contacted by the identical unidentified “stalker” as Cassie was. He allegedly later admitted to sending her nameless textual content messages accusing Randolph of hanging out along with her ex-boyfriend. A supply confirmed to Us Weekly Randolph did reconnect with Caelan Tiongson, whom she dated earlier than her stint on The Bachelor.
The bombshell accusations got here as a shock to followers, because the pair gave the impression to be on amicable phrases once they break up in late Could.
“Colton and I’ve damaged up, however have determined to stay part of one another’s lives. With all that we have now gone via, we have now a particular bond that may all the time be there,” Randolph wrote in a press release on the time. “I really like Colton very a lot and have an unlimited quantity of respect for him. We now have each realized and grown a lot these previous couple years, and can all the time have one another’s again. All the time.”
However issues took a flip between the Bachelor Nation stars within the months following their breakup. The exes unfollowed each other on Instagram in August, three months after their break up.
Underwood plans to launch a brand new chapter of his memoir, The First Time, in January 2021 — and the unreleased additions will give new perception into their break up. He revealed Randolph “noticed” the brand new textual content and “was OK with it and we made the modifications. I say we,” he famous to Actuality Steve. “I do know it’s my e book however like, there was extra than simply the breakup that was going to enter the e book, the additional chapter.”
“The chapter is an element our breakup and half me having COVID-19,” he defined. “We go into the main points we’re snug sharing in that chapter and we each went over it collectively … Truthfully, I believe her being part of it made it even higher.”