Jason Alexander allegedly tried to enter Britney Spears’ bedroom while she was there during her crashed wedding earlier this month.
A former Britney security guard, 40, testified at a preliminary hearing for Jason on Monday that Jason tried to open his bedroom door, but it was locked, reports TMZ. Britney was inside the room at the time.
The guard, who was fired following the accident, claimed Alexander repeatedly said he needed to speak to Britney and was looking for her, despite not being on the list of guests.
Jason Alexander allegedly tried to enter Britney Spears’ bedroom while she was there during her crashed wedding earlier this month
Alexander repeatedly said he needed to speak with Britney and was looking for her, despite not being on the guest list, according to the guard who testified on Monday
Britney’s former guard claimed Jason headed straight for the pop star’s bedroom after sneaking into her property and entering the main house.
The guard also said that Jason had been seen several times before the nuptials on the outskirts of his property.
He alleged that Jason was also seen the day before the wedding, despite being told to stay away from the property.
A Ventura County Sheriff’s Detective also served as a witness and said Britney called Alexander “creepy” during a conversation with her longtime officer Cade Hudson.
Alexander and Spears were married for just 55 hours after a 4am wedding at A Little White Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas in 2004
Jason pleaded not guilty to four counts when he was arraigned in a Ventura, Calif., court earlier this month charged with attempting to arrange the pop idol’s wedding last week while armed with a knife.
Dressed in a blue prison jumpsuit over an orange undershirt, Alexander, who live-streamed his efforts to crush the marriage, denied one count of stalking, battery, vandalism and d Trespassing and Refusal to Leave Spears’ $7.4 Million Estate in Thousand Oaks. where she married longtime fiancé Sam Asghari that day.
Despite his intrusion, the wedding went off without a hitch. But the next day, June 10, the newlyweds secured a temporary restraining order against Alexander, requiring him to stay at least 100 yards away from them or their home. On June 13, a judge granted Britney a three-year restraining order against Jason.
During the 15-minute hearing, Ventura County Superior Court Judge Catherine Voelker set bail at $100,000 and ordered Alexander to reappear for a ‘pre-trial risk assessment’ .
Newlyweds: Spears married her longtime boyfriend Sam Asghari earlier this month
The judge told Alexander – who appeared in court via video link from the local jail – that if he managed to lift the $100,000 bond, due to the stalking charge, he would not be allowed to “contact, annoy, harass” Britney and her new husband, and not come within 100 yards of them for three years.
Spears married her childhood friend Alexander in Las Vegas in January 2004. The marriage was called off 55 hours later, with Spears’ lawyers saying the singer “didn’t understand her action”.
Spears was previously married from 2004 to 2007 to Kevin Federline, with whom she shares two sons, ages 15 and 16.
She met Asghari in 2016 while filming the music video for her song Slumber Party.
Britney and Jason’s wedding was annulled 55 hours later, with Spears’ lawyers claiming the singer ‘lacks understanding of her action’; photographed 2005
According to Ventura County sheriff’s deputies, just hours before the fairy tale ceremony, Alexander scaled a fence and descended a rocky slope to gain access to the blonde singer’s 20-acre property inside a exclusive gated community.
Running towards Spears’ 12,464 square foot Italian-style villa, he reportedly shouted, “I’m Jason Alexander. The first husband. I’m here to crush the marriage.
Deputies say he then entered the wedding tent where Spears, 40,’s nuptials were soon to be held, shouting: ‘She’s my first wife, she’s my only wife.’
After allegedly fighting with Britney’s security guards, he was thrown to the ground and later arrested on suspicion of assault, vandalism and trespassing. The criminal harassment charge was not added until Monday.
One of the security guards involved in the incident also obtained a restraining order against Alexander.
In their restraining order application, Spears and Asghari, 28, alleged that Alexander was carrying a knife during his arrest.
Britney has since fired the security guards who were present during the crash and replaced them with a brand new team, according to TMZ.
Alexander’s bail has been set at $100,000 and he is due in court again on July 12, according to TMZ. He has been in prison since his arrest on June 9.