Below is a translation of his letter.
“This is Choi Seung Hyun.
“First of all, I would like to sincerely apologize for causing great disappointment and disturbance with a huge wrongdoing.
“I am too ashamed of myself to stand in front of everyone for an apology. I have no excuses and feel very regretful and fearful, so I am carefully writing down these feelings as words.
“Our members, my agency, the public… My fans who have supported me, and my family, I have left an irreparable scar in everyone’s hearts, so I believe I deserve to be punished.
“My heart aches, and I am also very ashamed of myself. I will meditate and reflect on [my mistake] again and again.
“I will never make such an irresponsible mistake again. Once more, I apologize for not being able to apologize to everyone personally. I will deeply repent my wrongdoing.
“I am very ashamed of myself.
Meanwhile, T.O.P admitted to allegations of marijuana use after reports of a positive follicle hair test. He is currently serving in the military band, and they have yet to make any concrete decisions regarding his service.