Update on Alberto Del Rio’s sexual assault and aggravated kidnapping legal case

Alberto Del Rio (Jose Alberto Rodriguez Chucuan), who is facing one count of aggravated kidnapping and four counts of sexual assault after being indicted back in October 2020, had a trial which was scheduled to begin on May 3rd 2021.

Mike Johnson of PWInsider.com is reporting that Del Rio’s trial, which had already been pushed back from January 2021, has once again been delayed. The new trial start date is Monday, August 2nd.

If Del Rio is found guilty of the charges, he could potentially be sentenced to life in prison.

Del Rio was arrested back in May of 2020 for an alleged sexual assault and was indicted by a grand jury in San Antonio, TX for aggravated kidnapping.

In the fall of 2020, Del Rio’s ex-girlfriend wrote the following (translated from Spanish) on Instagram:

“An apology to the Rodriguez del Rio family for the damages caused by my mistakes.”

Del Rio’s brother Hijo De Dos Caras responded to the Instagram post with the following statement (translated from Spanish) on Facebook:

“Well gang, as everyone knows the truth always falls under its own weight. After so many and so many months, finally the garbage person who accused my brother of something totally false spoke with the truth admitting her lie and, although she apologized in such a mean way, after all that she caused my brother already My family both personally and professionally, I hope it serves so that those people who destroyed my carnal open their eyes and so that those people who supported him and did not turn their back on him do justice because in the end he, like many other celebrities, was the victim of a advantageous and greedy person like so many who abuse the reflectors and try to profit at the cost of whatever … The truth will set you free.”

As previously noted, former WWE star Andrade is scheduled to compete in a match against Del Rio at the Nación Lucha Libre event on July 31st in McAllen, Texas.