Matt Hardy has weighed in on his brother Jeff’s third impaired driving arrest in under five years.
“It was disheartening to listen to the information about my brother yesterday,” Matt Hardy tweeted Tuesday morning. “Restoration isn’t a linear course of & I’ll proceed doing no matter I can to assist my brother be wholesome. Being wholesome & properly is crucial factor for Jeff, his spouse, his youngsters & our household right now.”
The Hardy Boyz are a tag crew in All Elite Wrestling, and had been slated for a triple-threat ladder match with the Younger Bucks and Jurassic Specific on “Dynamite” this Wednesday.
The 44-year-old Jeff Hardy was booked in Volusia County, Fla. early Monday morning and charged with DUI alcohol/medication third offense inside 10 years, and driving with a suspended or revoked license.
Florida Freeway Patrol stated they acquired a number of calls about his erratic driving in his white Dodge Charger earlier than lastly catching up with him and pulling him over. In line with a number of experiences, cops stated Hardy registered blood alcohol content material (BAC) of .294 and .291 – over 3 times the authorized restrict – and was stated to be in a “stupor.”
Hardy, who has had lengthy publicized battles with substance abuse, was additionally arrested for DWI in 2019, driving while impaired in 2018 after crashing his automotive and public intoxication in 2019.
Final yr, after exhibiting weird habits at an un-televised present in Texas, Hardy was offered by WWE to go to rehab. When he declined, he was launched from his contract.
The Hardy Boyz are arguably the best tag-team of the final 25 years in professional wrestling. Together with their wins in WWE, TNA and Ring of Honor, they’ve been tag-team champions 12 occasions.