Adam Pearce reveals he has tested positive for COVID-19.
Pearce took to social media to disclose the information, saying COVID-19 is not what he wished for on his birthday, which was June 24.
Covid was NOT on my birthday list. pic.twitter.com/PbGol7w30H— Adam Pearce (@ScrapDaddyAP) June 25, 2020
Pearce works as a producer for WWE. He is the second person to disclose a positive COVID-19 test since it was reported on Wednesday that multiple people in the company tested positive for the virus. Renee Young disclosed on Wednesday night that she tested positive for the virus.
It is unknown the exact number of people who have tested positive in WWE.
WWE held mass testing on June 16 following a second positive test being reported on June 15. The mass testing was the first time WWE had tested since starting empty arena shows at the Performance Center in the middle of March.
WWE talent are not required to disclose positive COVID-19 tests.
It is unknown when Pearce will return to work. WWE is scheduled to hold more tapings on Friday and Saturday.