'Straight' Reports Yang Hyun Suk Arranged Europe Trip for Prostitutes & Malaysian Investors
Yubania Salcedo, June 24, 2019, 5:41 p.m.
After previously reporting that Yang Hyun Suk had been present at a party including foreign investors and prostitutes MBC's 'Straight' has now revealed more details about the situation. According to the investigative journalism program, an informant said that in 2014 prostitution services were in fact provided to two Malaysian investors and Yang had found sexual services for the investors with the help of 'Madame Jung'. The informant stated, "Yang asked Madam Jung to do whatever the investors wanted."
Around a month after this, Yang put together a Europe trip for some Malaysian investors. According to the informant ten women from Madam Jung's business went along on the trip. Additionally, one of the investors is reportedly billionaire Taek Jho Low who Yang met through Psy who was still under YG Entertainment at the time. Both Yang and Psy have denied any knowledge of prostitution services during the previously mentioned events. YG Entertainment has also maintained its stance saying, "All suspicions raised so far are nothing but unilateral claims of the informants, there is absolutely no truth."
After 'Straight's report, on June 24th (KST), the Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency revealed that Psy had been called in for 9 hours of questioning back on the afternoon of June 16th. The police have said that they soon plan to called in Yang for questioning.