It has recently been revealed that actor Lee Jong Soo, who is suspected of committing fraud in Korea and the US, has received permanent residency in the US.
According to the Korean news channel, USKN, Lee Jong Soo got married in 2012 and filed for a divorce 3 years later.
Lee Jong Soo had claimed to be unmarried while he was actively working as an actor in Korea.
USKN brought up the possibility that Lee Jong Soo may have been in a sham marriage to receive his green card. In regards to the reason for the divorce, he explained that he did not want to hold back possibilities for his young wife.
It seemed like I was holding (my ex-wife) back. She is still young and I think she’ll be able to meet a better person.
ㅡ Lee Jong Soo
Moreover, Lee Jong Soo is known to be currently living with a 41-year-old woman, who is also suspected of committed fraud in partnership with Lee Jong Soo.
It was previously reported that Lee Jong Soo borrowed a large sum of money from numerous local Koreans while working and living in Los Angeles, California and never paid them back.
Lee Jong Soo, who now goes by the name Justin, is still working as a casino host at a casino in Gardena.