Pauly D in custody battle with mother of his baby

DJ Pauly D performs at Nikon at Jones Beach Theater on Aug. 13, 2013, in Wantagh, N.Y.
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Pauly "Pauly D" DelVecchio is definitely not on good terms with the mother of his baby, and the two are already battling over custody, a source tells ET.

According to the source, Pauly D has not seen the baby yet, though he wants to and is working towards it.

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News broke Tuesday that the 33-year-old Jersey Shore star had fathered a love child.

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"I am proud I'm a father. At 33 I am excited to embark on this new part of my life," the DJ said in a statement.