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Former Idol Group Member Arrested For Smuggling Drugs, His Former Agency Responds
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Former Idol Group Member Arrested For Smuggling Drugs, His Former Agency Responds

Former Underdog member Steelo (real name: Lee Dong Hae) has been arrested for smuggling drugs.

On April 26, a source from Underdogs former agency 2able Company stated, Underdogs contract as well as Steelos contract have been canceled.

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The former members of Underdog have already dispersed, so we do not know what is happening at the moment, the source continued.

Meanwhile, the Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency investigated suspects who hid drugs in international mail or travel bags to sell them to entertainment businesses and employees in the Gangnam area. They were able to arrest 19 out of 101 suspects on April 26.

Former Idol Group Underdog Member Steelo Accused of Smuggling Drugs, His Former Agency Responds
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Former Idol Group Underdog Member Steelo Accused of Smuggling Drugs, His Former Agency Responds

This former idol group member was arrested for facilitating the smuggling of drugs into Korea.

The Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency had been investigating a large drug smuggling ring where suspects were hiding drugs in international mail or travel packets and having them sent to Korea, specifically Gangnam. UnderdogSteelo was one of 19 suspects out of a total of 101 who were arrested on April 26.

Steelo reportedly confirmed the allegations, saying that he was asked to participate in the drug smuggling and willing agreed to do so.

Former Idol Group Member Arrested For His Role In Large Drug Smuggling Ring
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Former Idol Group Member Arrested For His Role In Large Drug Smuggling Ring

This former idol group member was arrested for facilitating the smuggling of drugs into Korea.

The Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency had been investigating a large drug smuggling ring where suspects were hiding drugs in international mail or travel packets and having them sent to Korea, specifically Gangnam. UnderdogSteelo was one of 19 suspects out of a total of 101 who were arrested on April 26.

Steelo reportedly confirmed the allegations, saying that he was asked to participate in the drug smuggling and willing agreed to do so.

Former Male Idol Sentenced To 1 Year In Prison
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Former Male Idol Sentenced To 1 Year In Prison

Former male idol Jung Jin Woo has been sentence to one year in prison after being convicted of gambling. 

Jung Jin Woo reportedly spent almost thirty-five million won on illegal gambling websites despite a law in Korea that bans Korean citizens from gambling at all. Although there are casinos in Korea, a foreign passport is required to enter, and the laws against gambling is strictly enforced.

When he was initially caught, Jung Jin Woo asked his stepfather to confess to the crime in his place in order to preserve his singing career. Although his stepfather did confess in his place and received one million won in fines, Jung Jin Woo continued to gamble and even started working as an advertiser for the websites.

Former Male Idol Sentenced To One Year In Prison
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Former Male Idol Sentenced To One Year In Prison

Former male idol Jung Jin Woo has been sentence to one year in prison after being convicted of gambling. 

Jung Jin Woo reportedly spent almost thirty-five million won on illegal gambling websites despite a law in Korea that bans Korean citizens from gambling at all. Although there are casinos in Korea, a foreign passport is required to enter, and the laws against gambling is strictly enforced.

When he was initially caught, Jung Jin Woo asked his stepfather to confess to the crime in his place in order to preserve his singing career. Although his stepfather did confess in his place and received one million won in fines, Jung Jin Woo continued to gamble and even started working as an advertiser for the websites.