TMZ are reporting that Matt Hardy (currently under suspension from TNA) was arrested earlier today in North Carolina for DWI:
Wrestling superstar Matt Hardy was arrested in North Carolina today for suspicion of driving while intoxicated ... TMZ has learned.
According to the Moore County Jail, Hardy was busted this afternoon by the North Carolina State Highway Patrol and released around 7:00 PM ET.
Hardy is currently part of Total Nonstop Action Wrestling, but made his name in the WWE.
According to the North Carolina State Highway Patrol, a trooper discovered Hardy after his 2009 Corvette ran off the road and struck a tree. Hardy was by himself at the time and did not suffer any injuries.
The trooper observed signs of impairment and arrested Hardy. He was charged with DWI and the trooper found no other contraband in the vehicle. Hardy submitted to a blood test, the results are pending.
This should come as no real surprise to anyone who has followed the antics of Matt, and his brother Jeff, in recent years.
Their erratic and troubling behaviour has seen the duo banished from the two major wrestling companies in America, as well as alienated them from fellow wrestlers and fans.
More on this story as it develops...