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Mark Zuckerberg -- I Fear My Facebook Stalker

2/8/2011 9:30 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF

Mark Zuckerberg claims he's being stalked by a man who's been sending him creepy messages through Facebook and threatening his safety ... TMZ has learned.

Mark Zuckerberg Stalker

Zuckerberg has obtained a restraining order against 31-year-old Pradeep Manukonda -- after Mark filed legal papers claiming the guy has tried to "follow, surveil and contact Mr. Zuckerberg using language threatening his personal safety" ... and the safety of his girlfriend and his sister.

Law enforcement sources tell us Pradeep had gone to several Facebook offices in Palo Alto attempting to contact Mark to ask for money for his financially-strapped family.

According to the legal docs, Facebook security also intercepted Pradeep at Mark's home on January 24 just as he was about to walk up the front steps.

Cops gave Pradeep a verbal warning -- but Mark claims the guy has continued to try to contact him through the mail ... even sending flowers to his home with a hand-written letter on January 28. 

In one of his Facebook messages to Mark, Pradeep writes, "please help me, then I am ready to die for you." He continues, "Please understand my pain."

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The judge has ordered Pradeep to stay at least 300 yards away from Mark, his sister Randi and his girlfriend Priscilla Chan pending a hearing later this month.


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Mary Jones    

Pradeep has enough money to send Mark's sister flowers but I read online that his mother is not sick at all. He is a liar and when he said I will die for you, did he mean he was going to blow something up? I know Pradeep has a court order against him and is being deported.

1318 days ago
182.

mike    

He is not muslim you dumbass. His name is pradeep, which is a Hindu name. Not every Indian is muslim. 80% of India is Hindus

1317 days ago
183.

shiva    

hi sabi i'm worry pls call me ok.

1309 days ago
184.

marv    

wa chansa fothu!!!

1308 days ago
185.

Andy Draysen    

if they get to him so easily.....what do the users have to protect themselves?


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1229 days ago
186.

sscott bradley    

he would have asked for it he does nothing but block on facebook he sits down and blocks every day he has over 11 000 people blocked on facebook its ment to be a social network and all mark is doing is distroying it i cant even add my own family so this block that stalked him was probably giving him pay back from all the blocking on facebook mark is not a very good creator infact his useless what mark does a 5 year old could do

1210 days ago
187.

ray Luchi     

man zuckerbergs a ugly kid i dont use face book its retarted ill use any social network but face book i dont like the kid hes ugly hes a d$%ck and hes a theif

1149 days ago
188.

Africanlegend    

Hmm so Zuckerburg DOESN'T like his privacy invaded and compromised against his will. Good to know #karma

937 days ago
189.

murali    

court summons on MARK ZUCKERBERG....http://www.scribd.com/collections/3783629/mark-zuckerberg-pradeep-kumar-manukonda

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