Ronnie Ortiz-Magro is stepping away from ‘Jersey Shore: Family Vacation,’ saying each he and MTV agree he wants therapy for psychological well being points that he’s ‘ignored’ for too lengthy.
Ronnie Ortiz-Magro already stated he was going to hunt skilled assist following his arrest on “suspicion of intimate partner violence” on April 22. But now he’s truly leaving MTV’s Jersey Shore: Family Vacation to actually put within the work wanted. The 35-year-old shared the information by way of a Thurs. May 13 Instagram story the place he informed followers, “After talking to the team at MTV, we have mutually agreed that I will step away from the show while I seek medical treatment for mental health issues that I’ve ignored for far too long.”
He continued, “My number one goal now is facing my issues head on. This process will be difficult, but my number one priority is to get healthy and be the best man and the best father I can for my daughter.” Ronnie has a three-year-old daughter Ariana Sky Magro together with his ex, Jen Harley. HollywoodLife.com has reached out to MTV for remark.
Ronnie was arrested in Los Angeles on a home violence cost at 11:50 a.m. PT on April 22, which the Los Angeles Police Department’s public info officer confirmed with HollywoodLife. It got here as he was nonetheless on probation, stemming from his arrest over an October 2019 incident that allegedly concerned a bodily altercation with Jen, earlier than chasing her out of their L.A. Airbnb rental residence. Ronnie finally pleaded not responsible to seven misdemeanors, together with home violence. But he ended up chopping a May 2020 deal the place he was positioned on 36 months of probation.
Earlier on May 13, it was introduced that Ronnie wouldn’t be charged in his newest home violence case. “We are very happy that after further investigation both the LA Country District Attorney’s office and the LA City Attorney’s office determined that criminal charges were not warranted against Ronnie related to the incident that occurred in April,” Ronnie’s attorneys, Scott E. Leemon and Leonard Levine stated in an announcement, obtained by Hollywoodife. It added, “As we previously stated, there was a rush to judgement by the media. We will review the alleged violation of probation claim and deal with it accordingly.”
On the day his DV cost was dropped, his attorneys revealed to us in an announcement that Ronnie was in search of psychological assist. “He is currently seeking medical treatment for psychological issues that he has ignored for a long time. His only present goal is to address these issues professionally and make himself [a] better person and the best father he can be to his loving daughter.” Even although Ronnie made that step, he didn’t say he can be leaving Jersey Shore whereas engaged on his psychological well being. Now he’s made it clear that each he and the community agree that therapy needs to be his primary precedence now, and he must take time away from Jersey Shore to deal with self-improvement.