TJ Perkins has come forward claiming that as a teenager in the wrestling business several older women abused their power in their dealings with him.

He Tweeted:

Impact’s Kylie Rae responded:

Perkins expressed how difficult it was for him to come forward and the reasons why.

Perkins began training when he 13 to be a professional wrestler and made his in-ring debut at 14 often skipping school to attend training or indie cards.

Last year, Perkins left the WWE and has been wrestling for Impact and NJPW. While in the WWE he won the Cruiserweight Classic and was the first ever WWE Cruiserweight Champon.