Jersey Shore’s Ronnie Ortiz-Magro Arrested For Domestic Violence – “Jersey Shore” star Ronnie Ortiz-Magro was arrested Thursday for investigation of felony domestic violence.
Jersey Shore’s Ronnie Ortiz-Magro Arrested For Domestic Violence:
Jersey Shore star Ronnie Ortiz-Magro has been arrested on suspicion of felony domestic violence, according to reports Thursday.
The reality star, 35, was taken into police custody in Los Angeles, according to TMZ, following an incident earlier in the day.
Ronnie was subsequently released at 7:18 p.m. after posting $100,000 bail and was whisked away in a white Mercedes convertible, the website reported.
His attorney Scott Leemon told TMZ: ‘We have just learned of the new allegations against Ronnie and need some additional time to further investigate. As such, we will not be making any other statements at this time.’
Ronnie was previously charged with felony domestic violence after a physical altercation with on/off girlfriend Jen Harley on October 4, 2019.
Ronnie Ortiz-Magro Arrested On Suspicion Of Domestic Assault:
A source close to Jen, the mother of Ronnie’s daughter Ariana, three, told TMZ that she was not involved in Thursday’s incident and was in Las Vegas when he was arrested.
He had been caring for Ariana who has been handed over to his brother until Jen is able to pick her up.
She posted a brief message to her Instagram Story which read: ‘I want my baby home’ followed by a crying emoji.
This past November, Ronnie had confirmed a new romance with girlfriend Saffire Matos, sharing loved up photos of them vacationing in Puerto Rico to Instagram.
Ronnie is currently on probation after agreeing a plea deal in November 2019 over his physical altercation with Jen, 32, that caused him to be charged with domestic violence, child endangerment, false imprisonment and other misdemeanors.
In the end, he pled to seven misdemeanor counts that included criminal threats, brandishing a weapon and resisting arrest.
The exes have had frequent disputes during their tempestuous relationship that began in 2017.
Jen has also been arrested in the past for scuffles with Ronnie but charges were dismissed.
Most recently, Ronnie has been filming a fourth season of MTV’s Jersey Shore: Family Vacation
The New York City native, who was born in the Bronx, found fame as one of the eight original castmembers of MTV reality series Jersey Shore which premiered in 2009.