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Former 90’s boy band star arrested


Lee Sung-jin

Singer Lee Sung-jin, a former member of the 90s boy band NRG, was caught for drunk driving on Friday, which resulted in the cancellation of his driver’s license and a monetary penalty, according to local media yesterday.

“Lee Sung-jin was caught driving intoxicated shortly after midnight on Friday in Bucheon, Gyeonggi,” said the Bucheon Wonmi District Police Office yesterday.

According to the police, Lee finished inquiries regarding the accident on Friday right after he was caught. His blood-alcohol level was 0.219 percent at the time.

Meanwhile, with the outbreak of the news, it was revealed that the 36-year-old singer was also being accused of fraud related to gambling. The Wonmi police said the related issue will be transferred to the Nowon Police Station.

By Jin Eun-soo, contributing writer

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