Why is Jesse Lee Soffer Leaving 'Chicago P.D.'?

Chicago P.D. is about to lose one of its original cast members: Jesse Lee Soffer

 Chicago Fire before then taking it on when spin-off Chicago P.D. began airing in 2014

Soffer issued a statement on Monday, August 29 to confirm that he would be leaving Chicago P.D. in its forthcoming 10th season

 the actor shared his gratitude with the show's team, as well as his co-stars and the crew

To create this hour drama week after week has been a labor of love by everyone who touches the show

While he has confirmed his exit from the show, Soffer has not revealed which episode of Season 10 will be his last