[BBANGYA NEWS｜Jisoo Lee] Lisa of BLACKPINK fell victim to fraud committed by an ex-manager.
BLACKPINK’s agency YG Entertainment announced that a former manager of BLACKPINK’s committed scam on Lisa.
He was reported to have taken a billion won from Lisa, saying that he will get her real estate; he then wasted the money on gambling. The manager reimbursed some of the damages and agreed to resign after negotiating on the reimbursement plan.
The agency said, “As he was a trustworthy former manager, Lisa wished to resolve the issue smoothly, so both parties agreed on reimburse plan and resignation. We as company feel the responsibility of supervision.” YG also added that they are working to prevent and control measures so that the same thing will never happen again.
Meanwhile, BLACKPINK plans to drop a comeback single in June, the first-ever studio album in September followed by each member’s solo project.