May 27, 2014 2:21 PM by Marisa Mendelson
The News 4 Tucson Investigators looked into the past of accused Miley Cyrus stalker Devon Meek. The pop star recently obtained a temporary restraining order against Meek, who is from Sierra Vista, Arizona.
Court filings show the 24-year old believes the singer is communicating with him through her songs.
According to the court documents, Meek was arrested outside a property he believed was owned by Cyrus.
The Sierra Vista Police Department and the Cochise County Sheriff's Office told News 4 Tucson they are familiar with Meek.
The Cochise County Sheriff's Office told us it last had contact with Meek for a welfare check in March. A spokesperson said he was later located safely in the Bisbee area.
In July of 2013, Meek was reported missing from the Sierra Vista area. According to a posting from the Cochise County Sheriff's Office, Meek's pickup truck was found abandoned in Ash Canyon. However, Meek was later found.
News 4 Tucson also found a posting by Meek on a social media website. In July of 2013 Meek wrote, "I'm hard of hearing, and like to meet more deaf people."
A spokesperson for the Sierra Vista Police Department said Meek was arrested in January of 2013 for indecent exposure and in September of 2013, the department responded to Meek for a "suicidal subject" call.
The News 4 Tucson Investigators have confirmed the Sierra Vista Police Department was contacted by the Los Angeles Police Department to get more information about Devon Meek. However, the SVPD says it did not assist in the arrest of Meek in California.