Update on Alberto Del Rio’s release from WWE

The latest on Alberto Del Rio’s release from WWE “due to unprofessional conduct and an altercation with an employee” on Thursday is that it reportedly involved Del Rio and a member of the WWE.com staff at television tapings this week in Texas.

According to a report by Dave Meltzer, Del Rio reportedly slapped a WWE.com reporter. What actually caused the altercation to take place isn’t known at this time. The belief as of Thursday evening is that he will be required to honor a 90 day non-compete with WWE.

Source: The Wrestling Observer/Figure Four Online