Cy Waits attacker turns out to be the same guy who proposed to Paris Hilton

Paris Hilton says James Rainford, the person who recently attacked her boyfriend Cy Waits, is the same man who proposed to her at the launch of the Passport collection at Macy’s in February. I wanted to ask you guys if you thought that it could possibly be the same individual. But I really didn’t think it could be until Paris saw the video and said it was him. Crazy, isn’t it? The guy has now been thrown in jail for 227 days.

Below is the proposal video that I had posted here back in February. Funny enough, it has ended up on

Posted: April 29th, 2011
Comments: 2


From: Benji
Time: April 30, 2011, 6:32 am

It’s so sad when people’s fandom gets too out of control like this. I’m sure at one point he was probably a normal fan like us but it just became an obsession. Maybe he has a mental illness? Still sad. I hope he gets counseling & help. 🙁

From: Jen
Time: April 30, 2011, 6:31 pm

Of course he has a mental illness,duh. Most stalkers are schizophrenic paranoids.

At the time, I thought the proposal at the Riverside Mall was rather cute and in good fun. Bit I did not know he was a previous stalker.
Her security moved in quickly then too. Thank heavens.