His status has changed from witness to suspect
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4 Apr 2019 - 2:27 PM  UPDATED 4 Apr 2019 - 2:27 PM

Police have booked Roy Kim on charges of spreading illegally taken photos.

He was previously being called upon for questioning as a witness, after it was revealed that he was in a chatroom with Jung Joon Young where illegal hidden camera images and videos had been uploaded and shared. The police stated: "We booked and notified Roy Kim to be investigated for charges of violating the Act on Promotion of Information and Communications Network Utilisation and Information Protection, etc by spreading illegally taken footage".

It has not been confirmed if Roy Kim directly spread the footage. The police also stated that singers Jeong Jinwoon, Kangin, Lee Jong Hyun, Yong Junhyung and model Lee Chul Woo are being considered only as witnesses at this point in time. The aforementioned have all been named as participants of Jung Joon Young's Kakaotalk chatrooms.

Roy Kim's agency has not updated their previous statement, that the singer is currently studying in the United States but will be returning to Korea for police questioning.

(Source:1,2)


 

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