Police requested an arrest warrant for controversial YouTuber and former journalist Kim Yong Ho.
On September 26, it was reported that the Seoul police had requested an arrest warrant from prosecutors.
According to reports, the YouTuber is alleged to have blackmailed celebrities while threatening to expose them on his YouTube channel. The reports state that an investigation into the allegations revealed that the YouTuber received hundreds of thousands of dollars.
The police reportedly have previously conducted a raid into Kim Yong Ho’s residence and office and called in the YouTuber for questioning twice.