‘Real Housewives’ star ‘the Countess’ arrested in Palm Beach

Palm Beach police arrested a cast member of the "Real Housewives of New York City" early Sunday on charges disorderly intoxication and resisting arrest. 

Luann de Lesseps -- known as "The Countess" on the Bravo reality TV show -- was also charged with threatening a public servant and battery on an law enforcement office, according to WBPF-TV.

De Lesseps, 52, was married to French Count Alexandre de Lesseps from 1993 to 2009, granting her the courtesy title of "countess."  She lost the title last married when she remarried.

De Lesseps has appeared on the "Real Housewives of New York City," which chronicles of the travails of the city's wealthy socialites, since its premiere in 2008. She is a former model and released a pop single called "Money Can't Buy You Class" in 2010.

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