A man has been arrested for allegedly stalking the supermodel niece of American fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger.
Audrey Hilfiger, 20, is a New York model who’s hit the runway for her famous uncle as well as other fashion houses.
Connecticut man Joseph Snipes, 38, stalked her by sending her Instagram messages every day for about three months, cops say.
Connecticut man Joseph Snipes, 38, has been arrested for stalking fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger’s model niece Audrey Hilfiger, pictured above strutting in her uncle’s runway show
His stream of messages began in May and continued until she finally reported him to cops in early August, according to the New York Post.
Snipes, from Hamden, was arrested Saturday afternoon near Gramercy Park in New York and given a stalking charge.
It isn’t clear what he said in his daily messages to the model.
Hilfiger reported being annoyed, alarmed and fearful as a result of the daily messages, cops revealed to Dailymail.com.
The rising model has 10,000 followers on Instagram.
Audrey, left, says the suspected stalker sent her Instagram messages every single day for three months until she reported him in early August. The model often works for her uncle, right
It’s unclear what he wrote to her but she reported feeling alarmed and annoyed. He was arrested Saturday afternoon in New York City