WWE tryout wrestler Rude Boy Riley was arrested today on charges of Child Pornography, according to the New York Post.
Police found a number of indecent images and videos on his computer following a search warrant of his home. Riley is also a group trainer at Staten Island’s Orangetheory Fitness gym. He had been working as an independent wrestler for the last decade.
He will face charges of promotion and possession of a sexual performance by a child.
Punk Pro Wrestling canceled his upcoming appearances and issued the following statement on their social media:
“Due to circumstances James Rudeboy Riley is being pulled from this weeks events. This is only statement we have concerning it.”
We reported earlier that W.O.W. and Five Boroughs wrestler James ‘Rude Boy’ Riley was arrested this morning for being in possession of a collection of child pornography.
Further details have emerged from his arrest of which PIX11.com report that images of infant children were found on his phone and family computer.
Riley allegedly uploaded at least nine pictures of children under the age of 16 engaged in sexual acts to his Google account in 2014. In addition, two years later Riley also uploaded a pornographic image containing a child to his Tumblr.
Riley admitted to child pornography on his phone and was arraigned in Staten Island Criminal Court and made $3,500 bail.