MIAMI (CBSMiami) — A man is behind bars, accused of stalking well-known local artist Romero Britto.READ MORE: Florida Hospital Administrators Ask Lawmakers For Help Amid Staffing Crisis
Miami Beach Police arrested Kerry Pierre, 33, on Wednesday after they found him behind the Britto Gallery on Lincoln Road.
Pierre has had “a history of threats to do violence to Britto and his employees” since 2007, according to his arrest report.READ MORE: Florida City Police Officers Arrest Driver Wanted In Fatal Hit-&-Run Of Mini Scooter Rider
The report also states he has made threats to kill Britto and his employees and demands money from them.
Pierre is charged with aggravated stalking.MORE NEWS: Harvest Moon Right Before Fall Season Starts, Are King Tides Possible?