K-drama writer and mom found dead outside building, suspected to have 'jumped off together'
The media was also informed that the writer was aged 40 while her mother was in her 70s
It has been alleged that a Korean writer and her mother jumped to their death on Tuesday, March 16. According to media reports, it has been suggested that the two have killed themselves. However, there has been no official confirmation regarding the identity of the drama writer or the cause of death.
It has been reported that the two women were found in the flower bed outside of a building in Ilsandong-gu in Goyang, Gyeonggi-do in the afternoon. The media was also informed that the writer was aged 40 while her mother was in her 70s. The two were reportedly dead even before the emergency fire truck arrived at the scene of death.
The death has been called mysterious according to allkpop because the writer or her mother reportedly jumped off a building in which they did not even live. There are many questions surrounding the death because of which the identity of the victims have not been reported as of now. The circumstances surrounding the same are now being investigated.
Fans have become curious about the circumstances too and have posted comments. One fan observed on the discussion board after reading the report, "Why a lot of important people in Korea recently, died mysteriously? before this are actors after that comedians now drama writer and most of them died together with their mother...condolences to their families..." Another responded to this and said, "omg not another double suicide."
One fan did not want to seem insensitive and so wrote, "I don't mean to be insensitive or anything but this is so suspicious to me because this isn't the first time some took their own life along with their parents in the entertainment industry in Korea recently i would like to know if these are connected somehow I mean why if you are going to do that why also make your mom do it."
The fans here were referring to the death of comedian Park Ji-sun, 36 and her mother that occurred in November 2020. Park was reportedly being treated for an unspecified illness and the Seoul Shinmun newspaper had said that there was "no signs of outside intrusion or murder" according to the police.