Skilled wrestling star Enzo Amore has been launched by WWE after being accused of sexual assault.
“WWE has come to phrases on the discharge of Eric Arndt (Enzo Amore),” the corporate mentioned in an announcement Tuesday.
Amore was suspended from WWE on Monday after he was accused on Twitter of raping a lady in October. WWE mentioned it has “zero tolerance for issues involving sexual harassment or sexual assault.”
The Phoenix Police Division is investigating the allegations.
Within the Tweet accusing Amore, 31, the lady mentioned she was on medication on the time.
“I used to be in psychosis- I had no concept what was happening. I bear in mind bits & items & I’ve fixed flashbacks,” she mentioned.
Amore denied the allegations on Twitter Tuesday by means of an announcement offered by his counsel:
“Mr. Arndt absolutely and unequivocally denies these accusations. He’s cooperating with the authorities on this matter and appears ahead to having it resolved in a well timed method. Neither Mr. Arndt nor his counsel shall be making any additional public feedback on this matter.”
Amore was the reigning WWE Cruiserweight Champion, nonetheless, the corporate introduced by means of Smackdown Stay basic supervisor Daniel Bryan that the title has been abdicated.
Bryan additionally introduced new basic supervisor for WWE’s Cruiserweight program 205 Stay will unveiled subsequent week and can handle the championship state of affairs.