Promotions are cutting ties with David Starr following his acknowledgment of sexual abuse.
David Starr was accused of and admitted to abuse of past relationship partners. He posted a very lengthy apology, in which he says that if this is the end of the line for him in pro wrestling, he is okay.
In the wake of this, many promotions have begun cutting ties with David. TNT Extreme, OTT, RevPro, and North Wrestling have all cut ties with Starr. Their statements can be read below:
With immediate effect we declare the OTT championship as vacated. A decision on the future of the title will be made as we return to active competition pic.twitter.com/lmeviENzD6
— OTT WRESTLING (@OTT_wrestling) June 18, 2020
Our statement, in regards to information brought to us this evening 💛🖤💛 pic.twitter.com/CY8Edt6HiI
— NORTH Wrestling NCL (@NORTH_NCL) June 17, 2020
The Southside Championship has been declared vacant.
The future of the championship will be addressed in due course as we continue to prepare for our return to in ring competition. pic.twitter.com/FMGRrR00LO
— Revolution Pro (@RevProUK) June 18, 2020
TNT Extreme Wrestling’s statement pic.twitter.com/BxIyhKTZ2R
— TNT Extreme Wrestling (@TNTExtremeWres) June 18, 2020