Ex-Governor Questioned Again

      March 19, 2018 14:16

      Ex-South Chungcheong Province Governor An Hee-jung on Monday appeared for a second day of questioning on rape charges at the Seoul Western District Prosecutors' Office.

      His former secretary Kim Ji-Eun first accused him two weeks ago of repeatedly raping and sexually assaulting her, and another woman who works for a political think tank he set up has also since come forward. 

      Ex-South Chungcheong Province Governor An Hee-jung arrives at the Seoul Western District Prosecutors' Office on Monday. /Yonhap

      An denies force and claims the sex seemed consensual to him. "But the accusers said we didn't. I apologize for it. I will faithfully cooperate with the investigation and accept the punishment if I'm found guilty."

      An previously appeared at the prosecutors' office on March 9 and was questioned for nine hours.

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