'BULLIED' VOLLEYBALL PLAYER KIM IN HYUK FOUND DEAD
He was 27.
According to reports, on February 4, volleyball player Kim In Hyuk was found unresponsive in his home. The police are still determining the cause of death.
The player was subject to ridicule and hate from fans due to his physical appearance. Kim had gotten plastic surgery done and allegedly wore makeup which he denied.
Kim had previously asked netizens to stop bullying him, writing, "It's hard to take all these DMs and hate messages by people who don't know me."
Netizens were also surprised to find his IG profile dated '1995.7-2022.2' leading many to ask if it was a suicide, however no official cause of death has been confirmed yet.