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Trial begins for accused stalker

Updated: June 8, 2010, 10:18 PM ET
Associated Press

LOS ANGELES -- A man accused of stalking Shawn Johnson harbored a dangerous obsession to marry the Olympic gold medalist, a prosecutor claimed Tuesday.

Robert O'Ryan, 36, sat quietly as prosecutor Wendy Segall described how he drove from Jacksonville, Fla., to Los Angeles in March 2009 in an attempt to meet Johnson.

At one point in her opening statements in O'Ryan's criminal trial, Segall produced the numerous weapons -- a handgun, shotgun, knife and club -- found in his car, which ...

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