TMZ is reporting that reality television star Nicole Snooki Pollizi was taken into custody in Florence, Italy yesterday after crashing into a police car. The MTV reality show Jersey Shore is currently filming its fourth season in Florence.
Snooki was behind the wheel when she struck the police car. Sources in the Jersey Shore production told TMZ that zero alcohol was involved. There were no injuries reported.
According to a witness, Snooki hit the back of the patrol car and got her car stuck between the police vehicle and a highway protection wall. The witness also told TMZ that Nicole Deena Cortese, who is also a star on Jersey Shore was in the passenger seat at the time of the crash.
Due to the car being stuck to the highway protection wall, Deena had to exit the car through the back window.
According to the report, while Snooki is in custody this is not a formal arrest.