WayV‘s Lucas had recently been swept up in controversy where various alleged victims had accused him of gaslighting and cheating on them.
Regarding the matter, SM Entertainment has released an official statement to address official matters including the halting of his upcoming release of the single “Jalapeño” with bandmate, Hendery. Lucas revealed a handwritten apology separately through social media.
This is Lucas Wong Yuk Hei. I sincerely apologize to those who’ve been hurt due to my misactions. Please give me an opportunity to apologize. I’m very sorry. Also, I sincerely apologize to my fans who have always been supporting me and caring for me. Sorry for letting you all down.In the past few days, I’ve deeply reflected on the things that I’ve done in the past. I have clearly realized that my mistakes and irresponsible behavior have let my fans, who have always cheered me on and supported me, down. Once again, I sincerely apologize to those who feels disappointed by my actions. I guarantee this will never happen again, and I’ll halt my activities for the next while in order to deeply reflect on my actions. Lastly, I want to apologize to my members, company staff, business partners, and TV show staff for causing inconvenience to everyone with my actions. I’m very sorry.
Lucas had been embroiled in a series of gaslighting and cheating accusations from fans that had claimed to have dated him. Read more about them below.