Former Captain Lee Geun, who was recently sentenced to probation for entering Ukraine during the war without permission, was booked for driving to the police station without a license.
According to the police on the 7th, former Captain Lee Geun is 안전놀이터suspected of driving without a license from his home in Maetan-dong, Yeongtong-gu, Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do to Suwon Southern Police Station in Maetan-dong around 6:10 p.m. the previous day.
Former Captain Lee is currently unlicensed as he is being investigated on charges of leaving the scene without providing rescue after causing an accident with a motorcycle while driving a car in downtown Seoul in July of last year (fleeing and causing death under the Special Price Act).
However, in another incident, he drove to the southern Suwon police station and was caught driving without a license through a vehicle registration check and was booked.
Former Captain Lee entered Ukraine without permission in March of last year, immediately after the outbreak of the Ukraine war. He joined Ukraine’s foreign unit, the ‘International Brigade of the Homeland Defense Forces’, and was later injured on the battlefield and returned to Korea for treatment in May of the same year. He was put on trial last month on charges of entering Ukraine without permission and was sentenced to one year and six months in prison and three years probation last month.