BTS' Jimin receives third death threat, LA Police investigating# K-POP 2018.07.16 View : 7184
An anonymous Instagram user recently uploaded a photo of a gun and threatened to shoot Jimin at BTS' concert at the LA Staples Center in Los Angeles, set to kick off on September 5. This is the third time that death threats have been made against Jimin.
The Los Angeles Police Department is currently investigating the allegations, as Public Information Officer Tony Im of the LAPD's Media Relations Section stated, "We are aware of the matter and are looking into it."
BIG HIT Entertainment issued a statement saying, "Regardless of the authenticity of the threat, we will take necessary measures as best we can against activities that threaten the safety of the members. We thoroughly prepared in the past, and it worked out well without any accidents happening. We will continue to observe the situation and make preparations."
[Image source: BIG HIT Entertainment]