5th trial of Miss Lee and 2 others (Mob Hwang and Mr Lee) for false accusation and attempted extortion was held by Jongjin Choi, Judge in Seoul Central District Court on Dec 1st.
These are defendants and their charges.
1. Defendant 1, Miss Lee : A girl in an adult facility has been imprisoned since she was arrested and indicted for false accusation and attempted extortion.
2. Defendant 2, Mr Lee : Miss Lee’s cohab has been indicted for attempted extortion. Last June, he did not show up for police investigation. Instead, he had interviews with Kmedia very hard.
3. Defendant 3, Mob Hwang : He has been imprisoned since he was arrested and indicted for attempted extortion. He stands trial for 2 other fraud charges including Yuchun’s case.
Kmedia still reports him as Miss Lee’s Cousin which is not true. If it had been true, the judge would have mentioned it. The judge confirmed that 1st defendant’s address and 2nd defendant’s address are same.
On Dec 1st, 5th trial of three defendants was scheduled for 4pm. But it was started at 4:10 pm due to prolonged previous trial. Examination of witnesses of this trial was proceeded in closed court for Yuchun’s privacy as well as previous trials.
Total witnesses of 5th trial were 2, and they all attended.
1st witness was Changjoo Baek, CEO of CJES. His testimony got started at 4:10pm and finished at 5:30pm.
2nd witness was Mr. Baek, Changjoo’s father. He went into court at 5:30, and came out at 6:26pm.