Man accused of tying, beating ‘Real Housewives’ star and then fiancé denied bail

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HOLMDEL -

A man accused of attacking several reality TV show personalities, including a ‘Real Housewives of New Jersey’ star, has been denied bail.

According to a judge, James Mainello's previous robbery and burglary convictions make him a risk to the community.

Mainello is accused of attacking ‘Real Housewives of New Jersey’ star Dina Manzo and her then fiancé.

Police say they were tied up and beaten.

Manzo's engagement ring was stolen.

The pair was living in Holmdel at the time.

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