Choi Eun-hee

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Park Won-soon, mayor of Seoul, found dead
Park Won-soon in 2013
Park Won-soon in 2013 Credit: 최광모 / Wikimedia Commons (Creative Commons Attribution ShareAlike 4.0)

The mayor of Seoul, Park Won-soon, has been found dead. Seoul police had started a wide search after he went missing earlier on Thursday. According to Seoul police official Choi Ik-s, his body was discovered by a rescue dog in a park northeast of the presidential office shortly after midnight on Friday local time. The cause of death is yet unclear though there is no evidence of homicide so far.