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Man arrested for allegedly stalking Halle Berry

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(CBS/AP) When (allegedly) stalking, the  third time definitely is not a charm. Police have arrested a suspected stalker at the home of Halle Berry. The actress identified him as the man who showed up in her backyard on Saturday and Sunday.

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Sgt. Enrique Mendoza says off-duty Los Angeles police officers hired by Berry saw the man climbing over a locked security gate at Berry's Hollywood Hills home shortly before 11:30 p.m. Monday.

On-duty officers were called and arrested 27-year-old Richard Franco on suspicion of stalking. He remained jailed on Tuesday.

Berry was not injured. Calls to her representatives seeking comment were not immediately returned Tuesday.

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