Caught off guard. Colton Underwood was shocked following the information that Cassie Randolph filed for a restraining order towards him, a supply solely tells Us Weekly.
Three months after their break up, the graduate pupil, 25, submitted paperwork in Los Angeles on Friday, September 11, citing Domestic Violence Prevention as the rationale for the request. In the paperwork, obtained by TMZ, the Bachelor alum accused Underwood, 28, of harassing her by way of textual content messages, accusing her of seeing her ex-boyfriend and inserting a monitoring gadget on her automotive. She additionally claimed that the athlete has proven up uninvited to her father or mother’s residence in Huntington Beach and to her condominium.
However, Underwood, who fell in love with Randolph throughout season 23 of The Bachelor, has not spoken to Cassie “in a month,” an insider tells Us. “He’s been in Colorado and this was all a shock. He was fully blindsided.”
The pair, who dated from November 2018 to May 2020, referred to as it quits shortly after the Bachelor in Paradise alum recovered from COVID-19. He had been staying with Randolph’s household, who cared for him all through his sickness.
“Colton was completely in love with Cassie. It was clear she didn’t really feel the identical method about him, which in fact, upset him. It was actually arduous for him,” the supply tells Us. “She actually broke up with him as quickly as he was wholesome sufficient to transfer out.”
After their break up, the California native satisfied Underwood to put up on Instagram about their “amicable” break up, the supply notes, then requested to approve his put up earlier than he shared it.
“It’s been a loopy few months to say the least, Cass and I’ve been doing a lot of self-reflecting,” the Indiana native posted on the time, alongside a photograph of the pair. “Sometimes persons are simply meant to be buddies – and that’s okay. We each have grown immensely and been by way of a lot collectively – so this isn’t the tip of our story, it’s the beginning of a complete new chapter for us.”
According to the insider, it was Randolph’s concept to “reinforce” that they have been staying buddies, as she was “very nervous about shedding her fanbase.”
In the paperwork filed on Friday, Randolph alleges that Underwood accused her of seeing her ex — one thing the supply says she did do following her break up from the truth star.
“She was in contact along with her ex whereas they have been collectively — the man that she met on the opposite actuality show she was on earlier than The Bachelor,” the supply says, referring to Caelan Tiongson, who she dated throughout her time on the net sequence Young Once. “She was seeing him after they broke up.”
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