K-Pop Group Detained At LAX Over Concerns They Were 'Prostitutes'
Popular K-pop group Oh My Girl headed back to South Korea after being detained at Los Angeles International Airport for 15 hours.By Melissa Prax | December 12, 2015
K-pop group Oh My Girl had their travel plans halted when they were detained at Los Angeles International Airport after officials reportedly thought they might be prostitutes. (Video via WM Entertainment / Oh My Girl)
K-pop or Korean pop is a genre often associated with whimsical costumes, synced dance moves and young members.
The all-female group was traveling to the U.S. for a photo shoot. According to a statement from their record label, customs officials detained the group after going through their props and costumes. (Video via Arirang)