Kurt Angle issued the following statement on Twitter tonight following his arrest earlier today for DUI.
“I am blessed to have the support of my family, my friends and my company. In light of recent events I will immediately be entering a rehabilitation center. I realize that this is a pivotal time in my life and I ask for your understanding as well as your prayers and continued support. I am confident that in taking these steps I can begin to address necessary changes in my life.”
Following Angle’s statement, Dixie Carter posted the following message on Twitter.
“The TNA Family is very supportive of the steps @RealKurtAngle is taking in his recovery. Please keep him in your thoughts and prayers.”
Angle was arrested while driving from Wichita Falls TX to Dallas after officers responded to a call reporting someone driving erratically. Angle is expected to enter rehab this weekend for an undetermined period of time.