Representative Kim Eui-gyeom raised the doubt
“I feel sorry for the president and others involved”
It was discovered on the 24th that cellist A, the founder of the so-called ‘Cheongdam-dong drinking party’ suspected that President Yoon Seok-yeol and Justice Minister Han Dong-hun had a drink with about 30 lawyers Kim & Chang,” it was a lie” to the police.
Seocho Police Station in Seoul investigated Mr A for about 3 hours the day before. In the investigation, it is said that Mr. And said, “I lied about cheating on my ex-boyfriend.” Mr A has been refusing to respond to police summons, but is known to have appeared as the investigative network narrowed.
The police are also forensics mobile phone Mr. B, Mr A’s ex-boyfriend, reported the suspicion of drinking to Democratic Party lawyer Kim Eui-gyeom, and also confirmed that Mr. And at the bar after midnight. The police confirmed the location information by issuing a communication warrant for Lee Se-chang, the former acting president of the Freedom Federation, who was designated as a drinking party, and concluded that they had left the bar around 10:00 p.m. .
Rep. Kim said in a text message to reporters that day, “The person who said he saw the so-called ‘Cheongdam-dong drinking party’ told the police it was a lie. If the statement is true, as the first person to openly raise this suspicion, I express my deep regret to the people involved, including President Yoon Seok-yeol.”
Previously, on the 24th of last month, Congressman Kim asked a minister at the Ministry of Justice’s parliamentary inquiry, “Did you have a drink with 30 Kim & Chang lawyers and President Yoon at a bar in Cheongdam-dong on a night late July 19-20?”
The recording released by Rep. Kim at the time is a conversation between A and B on July 20. It’s 1 o’clock in the morning,” he said. President Yoon and Minister Han are said to have had a drink with lawyers until after midnight.
In response, a minister said, “If I were in that place or within 1km of that place, what would I bet?” “I have never been to that place. Give reasons why I went. Words that slander me.”
The police intend to investigate how the contents of Mr A’s message were distributed to Mr B and how the recording was passed on to Representative Kim.