Chanty's guitarist Shia has been dropped by the band and its label following his arrest.
On April 12, Shia was arrested by the Metropolitan Police Department. At the time, it was unknown why he had been arrested. It was later confirmed that the Hiroshima Prefecture Police had detained him on charges of fraud.
Staff and members of the band have not been able to contact Shia since his arrest. Due to the situation, Chanty's label cancelled its contract with Shia on April 30. He has also been dropped the band.
Chanty's activities are currently on hold due to Shia's arrest. The band plans on making a comeback, but specifics about when and how it will happen have not been decided.