Currently, the police are working hard to investigate the case and find the cause of J.Yoon’s death.
On May 13, J.Yoon’s label 325 E&C contacted police to check on the star as they were unable to reach him. The police who were dispatched to his home found him dead.
According to the Korean police, they found J.Yoon dead at his home in Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu in Seoul, Yonhap News reported.
No suicide note was reported at the scene. A police official said, “There is no suspicion of murder so far. We will request an autopsy from the National Forensic Service to determine the exact cause of death.”
325 E&C issued a statement to say that J.Yoon passed away but did not disclose the cause of his death.
“MC the Max member J. Yoon left us on May 13,” the agency stated. “Both MC the Max members and 325 E&C executives and employees are mourning the deceased with great sadness. We are sad to share the unfortunate news with the fans who gave endless support and love to J.Yoon.”
J.Yoon was born in 1982 and debuted in the band Moon Child in 2000. After which he formed MC the Max with members Lee Soo and Jeon Min-hyuk and debuted in 2002. In March last year, MC the Max released their 20th-anniversary album “Ceremonia.”