Korean actor Uhm Tae Woong charged for prostitution instead of sexual assault

15 October 2016 / 1 month 2 weeks ago

Korean media outlets have reported that previous sexual assault charges against Uhm Tae Woong have been dropped, but that the actor has been charged for prostitution. 

After a thorough investigation, it was revealed that the previous accusations by a woman claiming to have been sexually assaulted by Uhm Tae Woong were fabricated.

The woman and a store owner, who was identified as an accomplice in the fraudulent claim, are now facing charges of filing a false accusation.

However, police are have charged Uhm Tae Woong for paying for sexual services in cash at a massage parlor, reported Yonhap News via Koreaboo.

Despite denying all the claims, the court found him guilty.

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