Mydaily apologizes for using Woohyun’s photo for the story on sexual assault claims against a popular idol
Media outlet mydailyapologized for using a photo ofINFINITE’s Woohyun on the article regarding thesexual assault accusations against a popular idol star.
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On July 6, mydailyused aphoto of a boy group member for the article about a statement from the idol star’s agency.
In the article, the face of the idol star was not shown, however, netizens soon found out that the photo is of Woohyun from ‘2016 Dream Concert’, and based on the image, manyjumped to the conclusion that the idol starAaccused of sexual assault is indeed the INFINITEmember.
In response to the speculations, mydailyissued an apology. The media outlet explained that the photo used for the article has no relation to the story. Woohyun’s image has also been removed from the original article.
mydaily stated, “We apologize for our carelessness in choosing the thumbnail. We have immediately deleted it. Once again, we apologize for our negligence.”
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