On March 19th the Seoul Police Department announced that they would be issuing arrest warrants soon for charges related to the ongoing Burning Sun nightclub scandal. The announced warrants are for Jung Joon-young and the nightclub employee Mr. Kim, and will be deployed on March 21st.
The charges are for taking and distributing photos and videos of a sexual nature without the permission of those being filmed. There are ten known victims. Police are currently investigating other suspects who participated in the relevant chat rooms.
Jung Joon-young was called in for lengthy interviews on March 14th and March 17th. Police requested more time to review all the evidence they had found on March 18th. All of Jung Joon-young's engagements as an entertainer have already been canceled.
Written by William Schwartz
Staff writer. Has been writing articles for HanCinema since 2012, having lived in South Korea since 2011. Started out in Gyeongju, then to Daegu, then to Ansan, then to Yeongju, then to Seoul, lived on the road for HanCinema's travel diaries series in the summer of 2016, and is currently settled in Anyang. Has good tips for utilizing South Korea's public bus system. William Schwartz can be contacted via firstname.lastname@example.org.
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