Taylor Swift's Alleged Stalker Takes Plea Deal In Exchange For 6 Months In Jail

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Dec. 8 2018, Published 1:42 p.m. ET

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Taylor Swift's alleged stalker accepted a plea deal on Friday in exchange for six months in prison for breaking into her New York City home back in April. Read on for all the details.

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22-year-old Roger Alvarado took the plea deal on Friday in Manhattan Criminal Court.

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This was due to him using a ladder to break into her three-story townhouse back in April. Police spotted the piece of equipment outside her Soho home, which led to them discovering him sleeping in the "Blank Space" singer's bed.

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He copped to criminal contempt and attempted burglary as a result.

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Alvarado, who is a Swift-obsessed fan based in Florida, will have to complete a mental-health program once he’s released. He is due back in court for sentencing on December 20th.

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Taylor received some other good news on Friday, as her album Reputation scored a nod for Best Pop Album at the 2019 Grammy Awards.

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Do you think Taylor's alleged stalker received a big enough prison sentence? Sound off in the comments. 


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