An arrest warrant has been requested for Hara's ex-boyfriend Choi Jong Bum.
On October 22, Gangnam Police Station announced, "On the 19th, we have requested an arrest warrant for Choi for threat, assault, and coercion, and it was submitted to the Seoul Central District Prosecutors' Office today."
Choi is accused of assaulting and threatening Hara with private videos. On October 2, the police searched his home and obtained his electronic devices for digital forensics. On the 17th, both Hara and Choi attended police questioning. The investigation continues.