SHINee Jonghyun’s Sister Confirms He Died By Suicide
Jonghyun left her a suicide note.
This article includes descriptions of suicide or self harm that may disturb some readers.
“On December 18, 2017 at 4:42PM Jonghyun’s older sister reported to Police that her brother was about to make an attempt on his life. We went to his residence in Chungdam and discovered that he had attempted to take his own life with brown coal briquettes lit inside a frying pan.
Emergency responders were with us at the time so we rushed him to the Konkuk University Hospital in a state of cardiac arrest.”
— Gangnam Police
“It’s been really hard for me until now. Please let me go, and tell me I’ve worked hard, last good bye.”
Source: Joong Ang Ilbo