DJ KATSU, a member of the hip hop duo Hilcrhyme, has been arrested on charges of marijuana possession.
The arrest occurred on December 1, and reports began to surface over the weekend.
According to officials, 4 joints were found at KATSU's company office, and one bag of marijuana was found at his personal home in Niigata.
Hilcrhyme was on a fan club tour when KATSU was arrested. The duo's agency cancelled the remainder of the tour due to his arrest over the weekend.
On December 4, Universal Music announced that it had cancelled its recording contract with Hilchryme as a group, and cancelled its management contract with KATSU.
Effective immediately, the company will no longer be shipping Hilchryme's physical products, and is no longer distributing the group's content digitally.
Group member TOC will remain with Universal Music as a soloist.