Police are investigating the claims of drug use and violence surrounding former Winner member Nam Tae-hyun and actuality courting present “Heart Signal 3” participant Seo Min-jae.
The declare was made by Seo, on Saturday night time, by her Instagram publish.
“Nam Tae-hyun did Philopon [methamphetamine],” Seo wrote. “I’ve his syringe someplace in my room or within the cupboard at my office. He additionally hit me. Nam Tae-hyun and I are drug addicts.”
She posted a photograph of her and Nam together with the declare.
The publish has since been deleted, however some individuals who noticed it reported it to the police.
The police on Sunday mentioned that it has has begun investigating the case “to see if there may be any fact to the allegations.”
Nam’s company has not made any clear statements as of Sunday afternoon, apart from that it’s checking whether or not the claims are true with the artist.
Seo and Nam are co-owners of a restaurant slash bar in Yongsan District, central Seoul. The two weren’t publicly recognized to be a pair earlier than this incident.
Seo was a participant on the third season of Channel A’s courting actuality present “Heart Signal” which aired in 2020.
Nam debuted as a Okay-pop singer in 2013 as a member of boy band Winner. He left the group in 2017 and based his personal music label The South in 2017.
BY LEE JIAN [[email protected]]