The suicide of Kim Yong Ho, a controversial YouTuber/reporter, has led to an investigation into the tragic death of actress Oh In Hye.
Several online communities were inundated with posts like ‘Actress Who Committed Suicide Because of Kim Yong Ho’ on October 12. It was reported that Oh In Hye first gained popularity for her eye-catching attire at the 2011 Busan International Film Festival where she met Kim Jong Un.
Kim Yong Ho, who was married, allegedly started a love affair with Oh In Hye after being impressed by her bold personality. The relationship lasted for seven years and she reportedly introduced her to influential people within this time frame, including agency representatives and wealthy individuals, under the assumption that she should “enter them.”
While concrete pieces are still awaiting confirmation, many speculate Oh In Hye would not have made such an argument in her suicide note. On September 14, 2020, she was discovered in a state of cardiac arrest at home (pictured) in Songdo International City, Yeonsu-gu, Incheon (right) She passed away at age 37 on Monday, August 6, 2018, after being rushed to hospital where she had died earlier this year.
When faced with the possibility of self-harm or suicide, it is important to contact agencies specializing in crisis intervention and suicide prevention in the United States and abroad for immediate assistance.