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The 35-year-old was arrested on suspicion of last month but Los Angeles city attorney’s spokesman Rob Wilcox said the office decided not to charge Ortiz-Magro. However, he will reportedly be charged with a probation violation from another domestic violence case, USA Today reported.  

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Ortiz-Magro’s attorneys Scott E. Leemon and Leonard Levine said “there was a rush to judgment by the media” after the was made. 

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“We are very happy that after further investigation both the LA County District Attorney’s office and the LA City Attorney’s office determined that criminal charges were not warranted against Ronnie,” a statement from the lawyers read. “We will review the violation of probation claim and deal with it accordingly.”  

Ortiz-Magro was arrested after allegedly attacking a partner in Los Angeles, Calif., and was released from jail the same day on a $100,000 bond, a LAPD spokesperson told PEOPLE at the time. 

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His daughter, Ariana Sky, was in his care at the time and was taken back to her mother and his ex, Jen Harley who was not involved in the incident. 

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His girlfriend, Saffire Matos, slammed the “misleading information” circulating online following the arrest. “With anybody who reached out with concern I appreciate it with all my heart, but everything that’s being portrayed out there are not facts,” she wrote on her Instagram Story, according to a screenshot captured by Page Six

On Thursday, May 13, Ortiz-Magro announced that he was stepping back from the Jersey Shore spinoff. He was in the original Jersey Shore cast from 2009 to 2012 before joining when it premiered in 2018.

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“My number one goal now is facing my struggles head on. This process will be difficult, but my #1 priority is to get healthy and be the best man and the best father I can for my daughter,” he added. 

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