Actress Akiko Yada, 30, divorced her husband, Oshio Manabu, 31, after his arrest for possession of narcotics on Aug 3, according to media reports. Documents declaring the divorce, marked with Yada's signature, arrived at media agencies via fax on Friday, it was reported Saturday.
In the statement, Yada says: "We separated because of his involvement with other women and because I couldn't agree with his lifestyle. We had no plans to divorce, but after this incident I made the decision based on how it might affect my son and other people close to me."
The couple were married in November 2006 despite voices of opposition from those around them. They gave birth to a boy in November 2007.© Japan Today