Vince McMahon Investigated For Paying $3M To Conceal Affair With Ex-Employee
Famous American wrestling promoter who doubles as the Chairman of World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc, Vince McMahon is currently under investigation by other top executives of the company over an allegation that he paid $3 million to a former employee to cover up an affair between them.
According to a report by Wall Street Journal, the 76-year-old WWE chief executive is in the process of paying up $3 million from his personal account to the said employee after signing a nondisclosure agreement with the employee to seal their affair shut.
“Board members learned of the $3 million agreement in a series of anonymous emails they received from someone who said the former WWE paralegal was a friend. The first email, sent to board members on March 30, alleged that Mr. McMahon, 76 years old, initially hired the woman at a salary of $100,000 but increased it to $200,000 after beginning a sexual relationship with her. The email to the board also alleged that Mr. McMahon “gave her like a toy” to Mr. Laurinaitis…”