The squid game Actor Lee Jung Jae reportedly has a criminal record and fans are unable to stomach the shocking fact.
A fan recently posted a photo of a 1999 post on an online community forum stating that then-26-year-old actor Lee Jung Jae had been convicted of drunk driving.
The article said, “Actor Lee Jung Jae charged with impaired driving: On the 13th, Gangnam police station in Seoul arrested film actor Lee Jung Jae without detention for causing a car accident, for driving his car while intoxicated.
“According to police, Lee was driving his BMW car with a blood alcohol concentration of 0.222% past S Bank in Nonhyeon-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul around 2:10 a.m. when he collided with the side of a Matiz car of Miss Song (23, female, office worker).
“At the time, Lee Jung Jae, who was in the car with fellow actor Mr. Jung, denied the allegations to the police, saying, ‘I didn’t drive, the manager took my place.
According to reports from world of musictwo other papers from 2000 also published the same story, confirming the incidence:
“Actor Lee Jung Jae charged with assault: Busan Haeundae Police Station charged movie actor Lee Jung Jae (25) with dragging a 22-year-old woman out of her car outside the nightclub B and kicking his feet causing injuries that require two weeks of recovery.
Another said, “Lee Jung Jae charged with assault: Last November in Cheongdam dong, Seoul, Lee Jung Jae was drinking with Mr. Park, 36, and three others at a bar. [Lee Jung Jae] is accused of assaulting Mr. Pyo and Mr. Park, 30, after having a verbal argument with them.