Nick Carter told his brother, Aaron left him no choice but to seek legal protection after he said Aaron threatens to kill Nick's pregnant wife and unborn child … though Aaron says he will never harm the family.
According to a temporary restraining order obtained by TMZ … Aaron had to remain at least 100 feet away from Nick, Nick's wife and children and other family members, in particular their residence in Las Vegas.
Nick says that both he and his sister were forced to seek an injunction against Aaron, "In connection with Aaron's ongoing troubling behavior and his recent confession that he was disturbing thoughts and intentions of killing my pregnant wife and unborn child. "
A rep for Aaron told us," I am shocked by the accusations made against me and I do not want to harm anyone, especially my family. "
Aaron responded to Nick on social media after he filed a restraining order, saying he should send a cease and desist order while he was on . Aaron added that he had not seen Nick in 4 years, and they were not planning a reunion.
As we reported … Aaron's family has been extremely concerned about his mental state recently, and the singer has raised concerns over his own mental stability.
Nick said, "We love our brother and hope he gets the right treatment he needs before any harm comes to himself or to anyone else."