The Gangnam police department announced on January 7th that actor Son SeungWon was indicted for DUI and released an update regarding the case.
It turns out that his statement that fellow actor Jung Hwi was the driver during the incident was false after a witness came forth to refute the statement. Song SeungWon then changed his statement and admitted that he was, in fact, the driver during the time. In addition to the witness's statement, a CCTV footage provided corroborating evidence showing that Son was the driver.
Jung Hwi also revealed that he was pressured by Son to take the fall as the was a junior actor.
In addition, police have also revealed that Son has had three prior DUI incidents as well, making this his fourth.