No fees for Ortiz-Magro after home violence arrest
LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Jersey Shore” star Ronnie Ortiz-Magro won’t be charged after an arrest on suspicion of home violence final month, authorities mentioned Thursday.
Los Angeles metropolis lawyer’s spokesman Rob Wilcox mentioned his workplace opted to not file fees towards the 35-year-old Ortiz-Magro, however it should cost him with a probation violation from one other home violence case.
Ortiz-Magro pleaded no contest final 12 months to home battery and resisting arrest. He remained on probation from that case when police arrested him within the coastal Playa Del Rey part of Los Angeles final month.
Neither police nor prosecutors would give any particulars on the sufferer or the incident that introduced the newest arrest. The case was referred to town lawyer’s workplace for potential misdemeanor fees after the district lawyer declined to file felony fees.
Ortiz-Magro’s attorneys mentioned “there was a rush to judgment by the media” after his arrest.
“We’re very completely satisfied that after additional investigation each the LA County District Lawyer’s workplace and the LA Metropolis Lawyer’s workplace decided that felony fees weren’t warranted towards Ronnie,” legal professionals Scott E. Leemon and Leonard Levine mentioned in a press release. “We’ll assessment the alleged violation of probation declare and take care of it accordingly.”
They added that Ortiz-Magro “is at present searching for medical therapy for psychological points that he has ignored for a very long time” as he seeks to make himself a “higher particular person and the most effective father he will be to his loving daughter.”
The truth TV star appeared on MTV’s unique “Jersey Shore” from 2009 to 2012 and extra not too long ago on its sequel collection, “Jersey Shore: Household Trip.”