Ex-pro wrestler arrested in fatal stabbing in Tampa

Associated PressJuly 26, 2013 

TAMPA -- A former professional wrestler whose Facebook page showed a photo of a bloody body part Wednesday evening faces murder charges in the stabbing death of a woman at a Tampa apartment complex, authorities said.

Hillsborough County Sheriff's officials saidBrian McGhee, 29, will be charged with first-degree murder but he hasn't been booked into the county jail because of injuries he received in a car crash when fleeing from deputies late Wednesday.

The victim was identified as 25-year-old Bianca McGaughey.

According to Hillsborough County Sheriff's spokeswoman Debbie Carter, deputies were called to an apartment complex around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday. There, they found a woman who had been stabbed several times. She died at the scene.

McGhee was named as a suspect and his car was spotted. Deputies say McGhee fled from officers and crashed his car near Interstate 75, north of downtown Tampa, in Pasco County. McGhee was taken to a Tampa hospital, where he was being treated Thursday morning.

A photo of what appears to be a bleeding arm or leg was posted at about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday to a Facebook page under McGhee's name. It's unclear to whom the body part belongs. The photo had been made McGhee's Facebook profile photo.

McGhee, who previously lived in St. Louis, Mo., went by the wrestling monikers "The Future" Donovan Roddick and DT Porter. According to his Facebook page, McGhee had been employed by World Wrestling Entertainment from 2010 to 2012.

While the vast majority of wrestlers are peaceful outside the ring, there have been other domestic violence incidents involving the stars. In 2007, wrestler Chris Benoit killed his wife and son, then hanged himself in his Georgia home.

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