Shinhwa’s Lee Minwoo Responds To Sexual Harassment Accusations

His agency clarified the facts.

The agency of Shinhwa‘s Lee Minwoo has responded to his recent accusations of sexual harassment.

On July 3rd, Liveworks Company released an official statement, apologizing for the incident and explaining that it was a misunderstanding.

Hello, this is Liveworks Company.

Firstly, we sincerely bow our heads in apology to everyone who was disappointed and shocked after reading the news related to Lee Minwoo.

After confirming with Lee Minwoo, it seems that the incident was a small misunderstanding that occured at a recent alcohol gathering at a pub with his acquaintances. All misunderstandings have been resolved through discussion between the parties and (the women) have decided to drop charges on reporting the sexual harassment when there was no sexual harassment.

Regardless of the fact, however, Lee Minwoo is ashamed that the incident occurred at all and is deeply reflecting upon himself with a sincerely apologetic mind.

As the misunderstanding between the parties have been resolved, we kindly ask that you refrain from further speculative reports.

Once again, we apologize for causing worry.

ㅡ Liveworks Company


Lee Minwoo was previously accused of sexually harassing two women in their 20’s while he was out drinking. It was reported that he allegedly sexually harassed the women who turned out to be his acquaintances by forcefully kissing them on the mouth and groping them.


Source: Sports Chosun