Park Han Byul Revealed To Be Acquainted With Senior Police Officer Tied To Chatroom Controversy
It was revealed that Park Han Byul was also acquainted with Senior Superintendent Yoon, who was suspected of misusing his position to help cover up criminal activity in the celebrity chatroom controversy. The actress’s husband is Yoo In Suk, the former CEO of Yuri Holdings.
This was disclosed by Choi Jong Hoon at his police questioning on March 16. He shared, “I played golf with Senior Superintendent Yoon, CEO Yoo, and CEO Yoo’s wife [Park Han Byul],” but he stated that he “[does] not remember who paid for the expenses.”
As he mentioned in his phone call with SBS, he also stated that he had given Senior Superintendent Yoon’s wife VIP tickets to a K-pop concert in Malaysia.
The number of times they played golf together appears to be fewer than 10. The police plan to further investigate whether or not Senior Superintendent Yoon received the [golf] expenses or was bribed [in another way].
On March 19, in regards to Park Han Byul’s current MBC drama “Love in Sadness,” a source from her agency Fly Up Entertainment stated, “She is currently filming the latter half of the drama. She has completed filming about two thirds of the drama, and because she plays a lead role, we are careful about discussing the possibility of her departure.”
A source from MBC said, “We were informed about [Park Han Byul’s] news through the press and are in the process of confirming the facts.”
Watch the latest episode of her drama “Love in Sadness” below: