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'Jersey Shore' Cast Member Arrested on Disorderly Conduct Charge in Seaside Heights

Deena Cortese disrupted traffic, police say.

A cast member of the Jersey Shore show was arrested this afternoon in Seaside Heights after a police officer saw her appearing intoxicated and disrupting the flow of traffic, Detective Steven Korman said.

Deena Cortese, 25, of New Egypt, was charged with disorderly conduct after the 3:48 p.m. incident, he said.

Cortese and some other Jersey Shore cast members were in Spicy's Mexican Cantina at 500 Boardwalk near the intersection of Sumner Avenue and Ocean Terrace before the incident occurred, he said.

Cortese went outside and started dancing in the middle of the street, disrupting the flow of traffic, he said.

"Patrolman Chris Linnell placed her under arrest," Korman said. "Traffic was building up and the officer had to act, obviously."

DennyD June 11, 2012 at 08:15 PM
More like "neigh"!!!!
Ken June 11, 2012 at 08:35 PM
Maybe her and the others could than dance at the go go bars in the keansburg area, never mind the girls from the show are to skanky for there
lifelonginbrick June 11, 2012 at 08:40 PM
At work I often talk to customer/vendors from other parts of the country and by far the most painful thing I am confronted with is how many of them think everyone at the Jersey shore (or just Jersey) is like these moronic a$$ clowns. I am tired of explaining that most of the cast isn't from Jersey, most of us don't act like them and it's just called Jersey Shore because that is where the show was based. I then have to explain what a Bennie is and that these clowns are the worst examples of Bennies. I can't wait till this show slips away for good.
lifelonginbrick June 11, 2012 at 08:46 PM
Now I actually find that pretty impressive since I didn't think any of the cast members would be able to read much less memorize a script.
lifelonginbrick June 11, 2012 at 08:50 PM
It wasn't the dancing it was the location, like the middle of the road blocking traffic.
lifelonginbrick June 11, 2012 at 08:56 PM
Agreed. It's not just this show but most 'reality' shows on TV. There is a reality TV show for just about everthing these days. It's like people want to come home from work and then watch hours of other people working. The main reason is that these shows are very cheap. No writers, no set to design, no wardrobe just a camera crew following some obnoxious morons proding them to do or say something stupid. There are no big star salaries to shell out. I understand why there is a reality show about a bug exterminator but will never understand why anyone would want to watch it.
Mac June 11, 2012 at 10:32 PM
Were any of these customer/vendors from other parts of the country giving any thought to visiting the Jersey Shore?
Scott June 11, 2012 at 10:34 PM
I am so sick of idiots like the Jersey shore cast and those other idiots the real Jersey housewives . They make me feel ashamed to say im from Jersey.The real Jersey housewives Give me a break , theres nothing real about them.Just a bunch of stupid Bimbos.
Miriam June 11, 2012 at 11:12 PM
All talk no action! Ocean County pride yay! Not! First off cable is not welcomed in my family's home.It's trash!Just like the homelessness issue,among other issues in this county most of the people who complained on here would leave me by myself if a call to protest was in order! Everyone wants to complain in this county,but are too obviously lazy to stand out,so unfortunately these issues will remain!
So Much to Say June 12, 2012 at 12:15 AM
SHOULD PEOPLE BE ADVERTISING THERE BOGAS SITES HERE....TOS VIOLATION
diane June 12, 2012 at 01:27 AM
Please Patch and all other newsmedia, STOP COVERING THIS BUNCH OF MORONS!
David Daur June 12, 2012 at 02:05 AM
It's called the Jersey Shore but you never see them on the beach. I hear it's because Snooki and Deena aren't allowed in the water because they take all the smell out of the fish.
JOHNNY Done it June 12, 2012 at 02:44 AM
What a bunch of losers do something productive instead of acting like an idiot on TV & in public ,Volunteer your time in a hospital or a needy cause
lifelonginbrick June 12, 2012 at 11:14 AM
Mac, not that I know of. One guy made the mistake of saying "Hey Snookie" when he found out I was calling from Jersey. Good grief. Other shows like Jerseylicious and House wifes of NJ don't help the NJ image much either.
Suzie A. June 12, 2012 at 01:13 PM
I too have received phone calls from customers from other states. They always have a comment about "Jersey Shore". I do my best to convince them we are all not like that and I actually live in a family friendly community with nice people.
Barry Fleckmann June 12, 2012 at 01:46 PM
Miriam, who posted at 7:12 pm, on Monday, June 11, 2012, NEEDS to switch to decaffeinated coffee. Hey, Miriam, complaining IS in The Bill of Rights, you know. You'll find complaining in the First Amendment, under Freedom of Speech! I spent four (4) years in the U.S. military, believe me, complaining is a way of life, there!
John Tyler June 12, 2012 at 04:48 PM
Want to bet that the cast is told that while there are down there to cause a seine, get arrested, we will cover your legal expense etc. just draw attention to your self and the show.
roro June 13, 2012 at 02:20 AM
iM GLAD you hAVE a brain are the rest of these people forgetting its A SHOW???????????????? just like every other show has actors this one has scripts too and sorry friends but thT IS FACT!!! lol
Matt Skoufalos (Editor) June 13, 2012 at 02:51 AM
OK guys, shutting down the Haterade in Cwood. Comments will now be closed from this site. Be well, and thanks for reading Patch, everybody.
Rick June 13, 2012 at 06:21 PM
The show is further proof the greedy section 8 money drainers that run the town don't give a damn about the quality of life in town
Ken June 14, 2012 at 04:14 AM
Ok I need to ask what is Haterade and what is Cwood?
Sherri Karol June 14, 2012 at 05:11 PM
At leads snooki trying too be better person.but Dina dumb bitch
Resident of Lacey June 14, 2012 at 06:18 PM
Trash with trash!
Bricktown Lew June 14, 2012 at 06:26 PM
Ugh!!! Gotta remember that "Stop Following" option on these types of articles!
Carolina Shores June 19, 2012 at 01:03 PM
Remember when? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fIDgvN2JZtg&feature=player_embedded#!
matt June 20, 2012 at 05:15 PM
I hate everything about them and the show and all the protection they have so they dnt get hit or beat up. i wouldn't spit on them cause they don't deserve a REAL jersey shore person spitting on them. they would rub it in wishing to be a REAL jersey shorian (dnt know if word). They give ud such a bad name, look, etc.
Christina June 21, 2012 at 03:49 PM
Ok Lee Lee let me know if you live there all year round because my 90 year old nana does and I'm there all the time and it is not just welfare, drug dealers and scum. My nana worked the boardwalk til she was 85 and enjoys living there. So live there before you speak you ignorant person.
Carolina Shores June 21, 2012 at 05:09 PM
@ Christina, I lived there for 3 years. It's a very scary place. A VERY SCARY PLACE. No one raising a family should live there. I really fell sorry for the family's that do live there because their children never have the same classmates the following year because the mothers on welfare never stay. Hence, difference students every year.
barbara June 21, 2012 at 10:21 PM
Well said Christina. There are plenty of people who live there who are not welfare moms. Unfortunately, these motels take in the ones who are and they ruin it for the entire town and give the good people who live there a bad reputation.
Jim l August 15, 2012 at 10:16 PM
If you talk to people in other states they think that it is how we live at the shore. This is what upsets people who have been here for years. We all know point is for families and seaside for bennies. So, jack up all prices to the max and us locals use point for the shore. Let the bennies stay there just stay out of Brick we have our own problems here.

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