Police found 24-year-old Jason Peyton “laying-in-wait in a location he believes [Aniston] frequents with a sharp object, a bag, a roll of duct tape and written messages about [Aniston]” on July 15, according to police reports via
. According to court documents via
, he was arrested and described as an “obsessed, mentally ill, and delusional stalker—with a history of violence and criminal stalking—who drove cross-country in his delusional 'mission' to locate and marry [Aniston], with whom he believes he is in a relationship." Peyton, who has been institutionalized before, allegedly spent eight days trying to find the actress. When he was taken into custody, police discovered carved messages in the paint of his car, reading “I LOVE YOU JENNIFER ANISTON.” On July 20,
reported that Aniston received a restraining order against Peyton, who has been placed on a 5150 psychiatric hold and must stay 100 yards away from her home, places of work, vehicles, employees, and reps.