Luann De Lesseps Star Of ‘RHONY’ Charged With Felony Faces 5 Year Prison Sentence

Luann De Lesseps, star of ‘Real Housewives Of New York’ has been charged with a more than one felony. The charges stem from a bizarre incident in Palm Beach, Florida in December. De Lesseps was arrested for damaging a hotel room, assaulting a police officer, and threatening to ‘kill you all.’ The reality star said that as a result of the arrest, it made her do some soul searching and intended to seek treatment for her alcohol related issues. The 52 year old mother of two, released a statement via twitter shortly after her Christmas Eve arrest.

De Lesseps said, “After the events last Saturday night in Palm Beach, I am truly embarrassed, I have decided to seek professional guidance and will be voluntarily checking into an alcohol treatment center.
I intend to turn this unfortunate incident into a positive life changing event.” De Lesseps has been facing some very dark times in the last few years alone. In 1993 she married Count Alexandre De Lesseps, the marriage ended in 2009, the couple had two children. De Lesseps married Tom D’Agostino in Dec of 2016 and announced their intention of divorce in August 2017.

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De Lesseps had the title of ‘Countess’ until she married D’Agostino. She talked about her turbulent personal life on “The Wendy Williams Show’ in November 2017. She said “I was married for a long time, and I earned the title of ‘Countess’. She said, “ I stood by Tom no matter what, I’m a very loyal person. I have been defending Tom for the last two years. I did that because I really loved him. But it was a really rough thing to go through. But when you love somebody. I’m a very strong person, as a lot of people know. So people saying one thing made me do the direct opposite, this hasn’t been easy.”

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