has officially confirmed via Falling In Reverse's label, Epitaph Records, that bassist Mika Horiuchi is no longer a member of the band. There's no word yet on a replacement.

We've reached out to the band for a statement; we'll update this post as needed.

UPDATE 3:20 ET: Falling In Reverse frontman Ronnie Radke gave this exclusive statement regarding Horiuchi's departure from the band:

“Mika is not in the band and that’s it. Nothing more to say right now but stay tuned kids, 2012 is our year.”