Ashley Benson Gets Restraining Order Against ‘Pretty Little Liars’ Security Guard Who Said God Ordered Him To Be With Her

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By Daniel Gates

Ashley Benson stalker James Gorton Jr.

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Ashley Benson has gotten a temporary restraining order against James Gorton, Jr., a former security guard on the Warner Bros. lot where “Pretty Little Liars” is filmed. According to court documents obtained by TMZ, the married 49-year-old was fired from his job after telling people that God has ordered him to pursue his sexual feelings for Benson.

Gorton reportedly told studio personnel that he felt a special bond with the actress after she happened to look at him one day, and that he believed Benson and others were silently sending him messages. Even after Gorton was dismissed, Benson (understandably) felt fearful about the situation and petitioned for the protective order.

As of Wednesday, he must stay 100 yards away from her. Very scary.

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