What Happened To Yoo Ah In? Fans have been eager to know more about the actor’s case, which has been explained in this article.
Uhm Hong-sik, aka Yoo Ah-in, is a famous actor, creative director, and gallerist from South Korea. Besides, he is widely famous for appearing in various television and film.
He mainly plays dynamic characters, and due to his amazing acting skills, Ah-in has been able to win multiple awards, including the Asian Film Awards.
In 2016, he also received the Prime Minister Award. Moreover, Ah-in can be seen in various projects such as Six Flying Dragons, #Alive, The Throne, and Burning.
What Happened To Yoo Ah In?
Yoo Ah-in is currently in the limelight, and his news has dragged the actor into controversy. On February 8, 2023, the police questioned him for propofol use and would share more info and promise to cooperate with all investigations.
After that, police searched and searched various doctors’ offices and clinics in Seoul’s Gangnam and Yongsan districts suspected of having illegally issued propofol to Yoo since early 2021.
Not only that but he was banned from leaving the country. Two days later, it was revealed that a sample of Ah-in’s urine had tested positive for marijuana and negative for propofol.
More to this, the results of his hair test would then be announced on February 23, and on that day, it was shared that the actor tested positive for propofol as the result of detailed hair analysis.
In addition to that, Yoo tested positive for marijuana in a previous drug test, and on March 1, 2023, it was reported that his hair test also disclosed the presence of parts of cocaine and ketamine.
Yoo Ah In Arrest and Charge Details
Following the drug scandal of Yoo Ah-in, his arrest news also got into the limelight. Meanwhile, a Seoul court dismissed police requests for the formal arrest of the actor on drug charges.
In May 2023, he appeared at the Seoul Central District Court on charges of using five different drugs. While appearing in the court, Yoo was seen tied with what appeared to be a blue cloth or cord.
Meanwhile, his name got more into media prominence when Ah-in was hit by a bottle of coffee thrown by a disgruntled fan. Luckily, Yoo was unhurt as he was moved away by bodyguards.
Reportedly, Ah-in was to be arrested at the Mapo Police Station until the court decided on the arrest warrant. The court had admitted to most charges against the actor and that most of the proof had already been collected.
Where Is Yoo Ah In Now?
As of now, Yoo Ah-in is currently dealing with his case, which seems to be going on. However, no updates regarding Yoo’s case have been updated yet.
In the same way, his agency or representative has not given any updates at the time of this post. Moreover, a post was shared on his Instagram handle on March 28, 2023.
In the post, he received support from many people, and one of his well-wishers said, “We are waiting for you; even if Korean fans hate you l, we international fans will always be there for you.”
Furthermore, Yoo can be followed on Instagram under the username @hongsick, and more details may get updated in the future.
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