Netease Sports reported on October 23:
According to the website insidethegames, Chinese Taipei Taekwondo star Wei Chenyang was arrested for possession of drugs, and this is the third time he has been possession of drugs in the past year. The media also disclosed that Wei Chenyang has fallen into an economic crisis since retiring
Wei Chenyang won the men's 58 kg gold medal in the 2010 Asian Games and won the bronze medal in the Incheon Asian Games four years later. In addition, Wei Chenyang also won bronze medals in the 2011 and 2013 international competitions, and Wei Chenyang also played in the 2012 London Olympics, lost to the Russian player Denimenko in the quarterfinals, and retired in 2014.
After retiring, Wei Chenyang was plagued by negative scandals. He often made headlines for borrowing money and hiding drugs. Now Wei Chenyang has been arrested for hiding drugs. This is the third time he has been hiding drugs in the past year. He was seized by the police in October last year.
According to media reports, in the early morning hours of the end of September this year, Wei Chenyang was stopped by the police on duty for a routine inspection. As a result, the police found that Wei Chenyang's car contained white powder and asked Wei Chenyang to get off the car for inspection. Seeing that the police discovered that he had hidden drugs, Wei Chenyang tried to swallow the white powder in his mouth, but the police found out in time and did not let Wei Chenyang successfully swallow the drugs. After testing, it was confirmed that Wei Chenyang possessed the drug ketamine.
As a habitual offender, Wei Chenyang will be punished, but it is still unknown, but it is an indisputable fact that the Asian Games champion has become more and more degenerate since his retirement. It is reported that Wei Chenyang borrowed money from an underground bank and pawned his own Guangzhou Asian Games gold medal from a pawnshop. The pawnshop owner initially thought he was a scammer. It was not until Wei Chenyang appeared that he knew that the Asian Games champion was really taking the gold medal as a guarantee.
The media revealed that Wei Chenyang also borrowed money from the pawnshop owner many times, and at first he was able to repay the interest normally, but after that he disappeared and even refused to answer the phone call from the pawnshop owner. In desperation, the pawnshop owner could only apply to the court. , Asked Wei Chenyang to repay the loan as soon as possible, and said that the principal can be repaid without interest.
Wei Chenyang was born in a family of Taekwondo. His father owned a Taekwondo gym. Wei Chenyang received formal training from elementary school. He won the Guangzhou Asian Games at the age of 18 and became famous in World War I. He was regarded as Zhu Muyan’s successor. However, Wei Chenyang left early. The arena has become a scandal again. From the Asian Games champion to being a prisoner, Wei Chenyang's ups and downs in life can't help but be embarrassing.