Total Nonstop Action superstar, Bram was arrested over the weekend on domestic battery charges against a female. He is currently finalizing a divorce with WWE Diva Charlotte Flair, however she is not the victim in the event. Below is the statement from TNA on the matter:
“TNA has been advised by the Gulfport, Florida Police Department that Thomas Latimer, known as Bram, has been arrested and charged with two felony counts of domestic battery and false imprisonment. TNA is working to gather facts and obtain additional information related to the arrest.
‘The charges against Thomas Latimer are serious, and he is immediately and indefinitely suspended from any future TNA-sanctioned events awaiting the outcome of the case,’ said TNA Executive Vice President of Television and Talent John Gaburick.”
Then yesterday the official police report was released of all the events that took place:
The Gulfport Police Department has released new details on TNA star Bram’s (Thomas Latimer) arrest for domestic violence.
Gulfport, FL—On 8/30 at approximately 6:00 AM, officers responded to a call about a disturbance in an apartment at 3205 58th Street South. There they encountered Thomas R. Latimer and a woman who identified herself as his girlfriend.
The officers observed evidence indicative of a physical altercation, and their investigation revealed that, after the couple had been arguing, the woman felt threatened and sought refuge in her bedroom.
Latimer followed her into the bedroom, closed the door, and refused to allow her to leave. He then pushed the woman onto the bed and was holding her down by her neck.
Latimer, who is a wrestler with TNA Impact Wrestling, was charged with domestic battery by strangulation and false imprisonment. Both are felony charges, and he is currently being held in the Pinellas County Jail.
In a recent development, Bram has now been released after posting a $5,000 bond. Bram has wrestled for WWE developmental territories for Florida Championship Wrestling and NXT, he received his peak of his career success in TNA where he has been since 2014. Bram was also in five movies all in 2013, none with any major roles.
Bram has a had a bad history with the law as the WWE released him following another Battery charge to an officer in 2012 and he was also taken into custody in 2011 for driving under the influence.