An individual seen tackling skilled wrestler Seth Rollins at a WWE event in New York Metropolis all through a reside broadcast Monday night has been accused of assault.
Video reveals an individual on prime of Rollins, who then wiggled away, sooner than 5 or further security workers and referees pile on the suspect and carry him away.
The incident occurred at Barclays Center all through a broadcast of “WWE Raw,” additionally known as “Monday Evening time Raw,” the New York Police Division talked about.
Seth Rollins was suited up and scheduled to deal with Finn Bálor, nevertheless the match didn’t happen on account of Bálor was injured sooner than the bout, in line with WWE.
Police talked about the suspect left his seat, jumped a metallic barricade and tackled Rollins as a result of the wrestler walked up a ramp to the stage about 9:20 p.m. Monday.
Elisah Spencer, 24, was arrested on suspicion of assault and suspicion of disrupting a reside sporting event, police talked about. No one answered a cellphone amount listed for Spencer’s take care of.
Rollins sustained a swollen lip nevertheless refused medical assist, police talked about.
“WWE takes the safety of its performers very critically,” the wrestling group talked about. “The one that attacked Seth Rollins has been turned over to the NYPD and shall be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the laws.”