Entertainment TV 'Southern Charm' Alum Naomie Olindo Addresses Split from Metul Shah: 'Betrayal Is Never Easy' PEOPLE exclusively revealed Naomie Olindo and Metul Shah split after three years of dating By Dory Jackson Dory Jackson Instagram Twitter Website Dory Jackson is an Associate Editor for PEOPLE's digital TV team. While at the brand, she's had the opportunity to interview a long list of celebrities, from Kate Hudson to Pierce Brosnan to Billy Porter. She also recaps popular TV shows like The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills and Vanderpump Rules.The New York-based Maryland native graduated from Randolph-Macon College in May 2016 with a focus in Communication Studies and Journalism. She came to PEOPLE in March 2021 after working at a number of major news companies, including Newsweek and Us Weekly. She also previously co-hosted a podcast called "Idol Nation." People Editorial Guidelines Published on July 13, 2021 11:24 AM Share Tweet Pin Email Naomie Olindo is speaking out about her sudden split from longtime boyfriend Metul Shah. On Monday, the Southern Charm alum addressed the breakup on her Instagram Story, sharing a teary-eyed photo of herself alongside an emotional caption. "Nothing will be worse than losing my dad," Olindo, 28, wrote "But this is a close second. Betrayal is never easy for anyone and I'm just so sorry to anyone else who has stumbled across those terrible messages." The reality star added, "I'm absolutely positive I will regret posting this tomorrow but so many of you have reached out saying you're feeling a similar pain. I'm so so sorry." Naomie Olindo Instagram Southern Charm's Naomie Olindo and Metul Shah Split Weeks After Moving to NYC Together While Olindo has not yet revealed the cause of the split, her comments come after rumors that Shah was unfaithful in the relationship began circulating online. Shah did not respond to PEOPLE's request for comment. PEOPLE exclusively revealed on Monday that Olindo and Shah had called it quits after nearly three years together. "Naomie and Metul are no longer together," Olindo's agent Paul Desisto told PEOPLE. "She is back in Charleston and plans to stay there for the time being." Never miss a story — sign up for PEOPLE's free daily newsletter to stay up-to-date on the best of what PEOPLE has to offer, from juicy celebrity news to compelling human interest stories. Ahead of their split, PEOPLE confirmed that Olindo planned to move from her South Carolina hometown to New York City with her now-ex-boyfriend. Shah, who revealed last October that he received a fellowship with Weill Cornell Medical College in New York, wrote on Instagram in May: "Charleston farewell tour begins." Olindo and Shah's relationship was made Instagram official in April 2018. Their romance came after Olindo's split from her former Southern Charm costar Craig Conover. Metul Shah Instagram All the Celebrity Couples Who've Called It Quits in 2021 Olindo confirmed her breakup from Conover, 32, in September 2017 while responding to a fan's question on Instagram. "Are you and Craig still together?!" the fan asked as Olindo wrote back, "Unfortunately we are not. But we are still great friends." Olindo joined Southern Charm in its third season, airing in 2016. She left the series in 2020 ahead of season 7.