Cy Waits reacts as he is grabbed by an assailant while walking to court with Paris Hilton. The unidentified man was restrained by Hilton's bodyguard and detained. (Nick Ut/AP)

In an odd twist of fate, Hilton was heading to court to testify against Nathan Parada, who allegedly attempted to break into the socialite’s home last August, when another alleged stalker walked up behind the couple and accosted Waits. Hilton identified the alleged attacker, who was immediately subdued by Hilton’s bodyguard, as a man had previously been arrested for sneaking on to Hilton’s property in October. “They are both a bit shaken up but thankful security acted quickly,” Hilton’s rep told E! News.

Watch the whole thing go down below: