On October 8, it was revealed that actor Choi Chang Yeob has been arrested for illegal drug use.
According to a source, the actor was being investigated in September on suspicions of injecting methamphetamine in his home and has now been arrested. According to the investigation, he previously injected methamphetamine with another individual sometime last May.
His agency Sammaru Entertainment responded to the reports and said, “It is true that Choi Chang Yeob was arrested by the prosecution on suspicion of illegal drug use. He is being investigated by the prosecution. We are preparing to appoint a lawyer to take care of this issue. We apologize for the trouble it has caused for fans and other people.”
Choi Chang Yeob also appeared on tvN’s “Problematic Men” in January and through the show because a variety PD intern after being admitted to Korea University.