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Jim 'The Anvil' Neidhart, Former Pro Wrestler, ARRESTED On Drug Trafficking

First Posted: 09/07/10 07:01 PM ET Updated: 05/25/11 06:35 PM ET

Jim The Anvil Neidhart Arrested

Jim "The Anvil" Neidhart, a former wrestler in the then-World Wrestling Federation, was arrested on Sunday for "possession and trafficking in a controlled substance and burglary," according to Tampa Bay Online.

Neidhart was charged with "two counts of possession of a controlled substance, two counts of trafficking in illegal drugs and one count of burglary and one count of grant theft."

According to the police, he caused a disturbance while pumping gas on Sunday and ingested "multiple pills that he dropped on the ground while inside the trunk of his vehicle."

At the gas station, police found him in possession of 55.6 grams of Oxycontin and 17.4 grams of methadone.

Neidhart was a wrestler in the WWF in the 1980s and 1990s.

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