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Kim arrested on Sunday in Bulgaria

Updated: May 22, 2003, 2:32 AM ET
Associated Press

SALT LAKE CITY -- John Kim, the son of a powerful IOC member and a fugitive from U.S. justice, has been arrested on 3½-year-old charges related to the Salt Lake City Olympic scandal.

Kim was arrested Sunday in Bulgaria on a warrant from the international police agency Interpol and faces extradition to the United States, FBI special agent Eugene Casey said Wednesday.

He is the son of Kim Un-yong, 71, a South Korean IOC member reprimanded by the International Olympic Committee ...

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