Extra! Korea

March 29, 2010

Choi Jin-shil’s younger brother may have committed suicide

Filed under: celebrities, suicide — extrakorea @ 9:48 am

As if the Choi family hasn’t suffered enough

The younger brother of Choi Jin-shil, Choi Jin-young, was found dead at his home Monday. He supposedly hung himself, though no suicide note was found at the scene.
(Joongang Daily, Korea Herald)

As Brian who-used-to-be-in-Jeollanamdo reported earlier, Korea reportedly has the highest suicide rate in the OECD and one of the highest in the world, and also did so in the years 2004 to 2009.

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