Dec. 18 (UPI) — South Korean singer Jonghyun is lifeless at age 27 of an obvious suicide.
The K-pop star, born Kim Jong-hyun, died at the hospital Monday soon after being learned unconscious at an condominium in Seoul, in accordance to The Korea Herald.
Jonghyun was rushed to the hospital in a point out of cardiac arrest but pronounced lifeless soon after arrival. He was reportedly located with burning coal on a frying pan nearby, and law enforcement reported they are investigating the dying as a suspected suicide.
The Evening Conventional described Jonghyun’s sister had referred to as emergency services to say she feared the singer would try to eliminate himself.
“On December 18, 2017 at 4:42PM Jonghyun’s older sister described to law enforcement that her brother was about to dedicate suicide,” Gangnam law enforcement verified.
“We went to his residence in Cheongdam and learned that he had attempted to dedicate suicide,” law enforcement reported. “Unexpected emergency responders were being with us at the time so we rushed him to Konkuk College Clinic in a point out of cardiac arrest.”
Jonghyun was greatest recognized as a member of the boy band SHINee, which previous launched the Japanese album 5 in January. He also launched the solo compilation album Story Op.2 in April.