Bachelor alum Colton Underwood is shocked by ex-girlfriend Cassie Randolph‘s claims of stalking and harassment in her restraining order submitting in opposition to him.
The 28-year-old hasn’t seen his former flame “in a month,” an insider instructed Us Weekly. “He’s been in Colorado and this was all a shock. He was fully blindsided.”
Life & Style confirmed the previous Bachelor contestant, 25, filed a restraining order in opposition to 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 house and her dad and mom’ dwelling the place the couple quarantined throughout his bout with coronavirus. Randolph additionally alleged the previous soccer star positioned a monitoring system on her automobile to observe her location.
According to 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 appeared to be on amicable phrases once they break up in late May.
“Colton and I’ve damaged up, however have determined to stay part of one another’s lives. With all that we’ve gone via, we’ve a particular bond that can all the time be there,” Randolph wrote in an announcement on the time. “I like Colton very a lot and have an unlimited quantity of respect for him. We have each realized and grown a lot these previous couple years, and can all the time have one another’s again. Always.”
But 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 adjustments. I say we,” he famous to Reality Steve. “I do know it’s my guide however like, there was extra than simply the breakup that was going to enter the guide, the additional chapter.”
“The chapter is a component our breakup and half me having COVID-19,” he defined. “We go into the small print we’re comfy sharing in that chapter and we each went over it collectively … Honestly, I feel her being part of it made it even higher.”