The news broke earlier — Alberto Del Rio released from the WWE due to unprofessional conduct.
WZ can confirm there was some type of altercation during which Del Rio slapped a backstage employee on Tuesday at SmackDown. The incident was not with another wrestler on the roster.
Rob Feinstein of RF Video is also reporting on his Facebook a similar story of some heated words exchanged between Del Rio and the employee before the alleged slap took place.
We are continuing to work on this story and will bring you more information as we get it.
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