Rihanna Stalker Arrested After Hand-Delivering Threatening Letters In New York
A homeless man in New York has reportedly been arrested for stalking and harassing Rihanna by hand-delivering several letters to the pop star’s Manhattan apartment.
Kevin Mcglynn, 53, was allegedly caught on video surveillance delivering the letters on three separate occasions in July to the singer’s SoHo building. In the unsettling notes, Mcglynn “repeatedly called her a b--ch” and threatened to “bum (rush) in her apartment,” the New York Daily News reports, citing a criminal complaint.
Mcglynn, who has a long rap sheet, also allegedly sent at least four letters to Rihanna in California, according to authorities.
Police finally tracked down Mcglynn after he dropped his benefits card — which included his name and address — during his third visit to Rihanna’s New York duplex on July 11. He was arrested the following day.
Mcglynn claimed in court that Rihanna, Jay Z and Kanye West ripped off his “material,” the New York Daily News says. He is being held without bail.