Actor Ha Jung Woo has been fined for the unlawful use of Propofol.
Propofol is a sleep inducer and anesthetic and it’s unlawful in South Korea to make use of it exterior of surgical procedures. In February 2020, it was reported that prosecutors had been investigating Ha Jung Woo for buying Propofol a number of instances at a cosmetic surgery clinic underneath his brother’s identify. His company launched a statement denying that the actor had deliberately hid his id or gone to the clinic for something apart from remedy for a facial scar. The actor additionally shared textual content messages that he had exchanged with the clinic in query.
On May 28, the Seoul Central District Court summarily indicted Ha Jung Woo on the cost of illegally injecting Propofol at a cosmetic surgery clinic in Gangnam, Seoul. A abstract indictment is when the prosecution requests the court docket maintain a written listening to through abstract process after judging that the defendant ought to obtain a nice somewhat than a jail sentence.
Although Ha Jung Woo had denied the costs, the prosecution judged that the truth that he had had Propofol a number of instances underneath his brother or his supervisor’s identify constituted unlawful use of the drug.
On June 3, Ha Jung Woo launched an announcement of apology through his company.
Hello, that is actor Ha Jung Woo.
On May 28, I obtained a nice concerning Propofol use. Throughout your complete police investigation, I’ve spoken the reality, and I settle for the punishment handed down with a humble coronary heart.
I obtained remedy at a dermatology clinic for an pimples scar on my face. When I underwent notably painful remedy, comparable to laser surgical procedure, I obtained the remedy underneath anesthesia.
I perceive that the prosecution has judged that the anesthesia used between January and September 2019 was in extra of what was wanted for the surgical procedures described above.
I ought to have been extra strict in self-management as an actor who receives a lot love from the general public. I had been complacent in considering that I used to be doing nothing improper since I used to be really present process remedy, and I’m self-reflecting on this complacency now.
I want to sincerely apologize to all those that have despatched me their love and help, all those that are related to tasks that I’ve appeared prior to now or will seem sooner or later, all of the employees at my company, and everybody in my household.
I’ll observe extra self-regulation in order that I can act with extra care in future.
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