WWE superstar Rich Swann is being held without bail in the Florida County Jail and charged with battery and false imprisonment. Rich Swann 26 is the former WWE Cruiserweight champion he was arrested Saturday.
WWE released a statement about Swann on Sunday. “WWE has a zero tolerance policy against domestic violence Rich Swann has been suspended indefinitely”
Gainesville law enforcement Swann had got into and argument with his wife who is also a wrestler Vannarah Riggs had a match earlier in the evening in Northwest Florida. Swann and his wife Riggs live in Orlando. Police say Riggs jumped out of Swann slowly moving car.
The witness reports seeing Swann but Riggs in a headlock and dragged her back to the vehicle. Riggs was screaming for help as Swann was putting her back in the car.
However the witness said he seen Swann get out of the car a second time. Riggs told officers “she was afraid of Swann because he has a bad temper sometimes” Vannarah Riggs said she was trying to get away so the argument didn’t turn into physical violence. Rich Swann told officers he never touched his wife and she got into the vehicle on her own.