DA domestic violence investigators make arrest in alleged stalker case 

Investigators from the District Attorney's Office domestic violence unit arrested a man Thursday on multiple charges, including allegedly violating a restraining order multiple times, spokesman Alex Bastian said.

Jeffrey Clark, 51, of San Francisco, was originally charged on March 31 on one misdemeanor count of domestic violence and domestic battery and ordered to stay away from his former girlfriend, who he is accused of assaulting, according to court records.

On April 10, Clark reportedly tried to contact the woman, violating the restraining order, and was taken into custody on $80,000 bail and further charged with three additional misdemeanor counts of violating the court order. He was arraigned April 15.

Clark returned to court May 5 and over prosecutors' objections, the judge in the case accepted a plea deal and released him with credit for time served -- less than 30 days. The restraining order, however, was still in place.

On May 9, the victim informed authorities that Clark violated the restraining order. He is alleged to have gone to her house and taken a gift card plus put pressure on her to drop the restraining order. On May 11, he is alleged to have called her over 100 times threatening her.

He then reportedly left The City.

After receiving a tip that he was back in The City on Thursday, District Attorney's investigators arrested him at the Greyhound Station within 30 minutes. Investigators said he was uncooperative at the time of his arrest.

Clark now faces additional charges, including one felony charge of stalking, two felony charges of violating a restraining order, one misdemeanor count of violating a restraining order and one count of making annoying or harassing phone calls.

He will return to court Friday at 1:30 p.m. for arraignment on the new charges.

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