MILWAUKEE, WI – SEPTEMBER 20: Jung Ho Kang #27 of the Pittsburgh Pirates grounds out in the first inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on September 20, 2016 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images)

According to reports out of Korea, Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Jung Ho Kang has been arrested in Seoul after fleeing the scene of a DUI arrest:

ESPN’s Jerry Crasnick reports that the Pirates are “looking into the report”, and will release a statement later tonight:

This is the second time of 2016 that Kang has been in the news for the wrong reasons, as he was investigated by Chicago police earlier in the year for an alleged sexual assault.

We’ll update the post with the Pirates’ statement and any further notable information.

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