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B1A4 member denies assault accusations

Mar 10,2018
Sandeul of K-pop group B1A4 on Friday denied rumors the he had committed sexual assault after a Me Too allegation was raised against an unidentified boy band singer.

“(The alleged assailant) is not with our company. We will actively deal with the spread of false information,” WM Entertainment, the singer’s management agency said in a statement.

The statement was released in response to Sports Seoul newspaper’s report alleging an unidentified boy group singer having raped a female acquaintance six years ago. Rumors started circulating after it was revealed that the singer debuted in 2010, when B1A4 debuted.

“We hope that there are no further unrelated victims emerging with allegations,” WM added.

Former 2AM singer Chang-min on Wednesday also denied rumors of being involved in a Me Too allegation. Changmin said he plans to pursue legal actions against those who spread the rumors through the Internet.