February 17, 2018

Who is Enzo Amore? WWE Wrestler Fired After Rape Accusation Surfaces

24 January 2018, 07:45 | Cassandra Thompson

Enzo Amore Reportedly Suspended Over Rape Allegations

Enzo Amore Has Been Suspended From WWE In Light Of A Disturbing Allegation

The WWE has handed Enzo Amore his pink slip only a day after allegations of sexual assault came to light.

WWE announced on Monday that it is suspending wrestler Eric Arndt, known as Enzo Amore in the ring, after he was accused of rape.

Accusing the 31-year-old Amore of raping her, the woman said on social media that she "was in a mental hospital for 45 days" after the incident. They ARE NOT good people, ' Philomena wrote in a tweet.

The incident is alleged to have taken place on October 19th, 2017 at the Clarendon Hotel & Spa. Phoenix police confirmed to Fightful that a police report has been filed and they are now waiting on lab results.

Earlier today, we reported that WWE had suspended its Cruiserweight Champion Enzo Amore. The woman claims to have been drugged and then left alone with Amore. The police are now investigating the issue so more details won't be made until they release it to the public. There are reports that part of the WWE's issue, a small part, was Amore not cluing the company in.

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Amore had been with WWE since 2012 and was a two-time cruiserweight champion. The WWE's official statement was a single sentence.

- Enzo Amore was originally scheduled to appear on Raw before the rape allegations against him broke.

ProWestlingSheet has been told that the investigation is almost complete and that the police are just waiting for lab results.

Amore became the face of WWE's fledgling cruiserweight division, consistently the lowest-ranking among fans, in an effort to pump up the brand.

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