K-Pop Star And Former Kara Member Goo Hara Found Dead Aged 28
K-pop singer and former Kara band member Goo Hara has been found dead at her home in Cheongdam, Seoul, South Korea.
The news has been confirmed by the Gangnam Police Department who said: "We received a report on November 24, 6:30pm KST about a death. We are currently investigating the cause."
Earlier this year the 28-year-old star apologised to fans after trying to take her own life.
The Mirror reported that in May, Goo was found unconscious by her manager at her home.
In her apology, she said: "I am sorry for causing concerns and a commotion. In terms of health, I am recovering ... I had been in agony over a number of overlapping issues. But from now on, I will steel my heart and try to show up healthy."
Goo was close friends with another K-pop star and actor, Sulli, who passed away on 14 October after being found unconscious at her Seongnam home.
At the time, Seongnam police said: "Her manager visited her home after failing to reach her since their last call the night before."
Taking to Twitter to pass on their condolences following Goo Hara's recent death, one person said: "Our deepest condolences to goo hara's family, friends, fans and beloved ones. may she rest in peace. she is and will be remembered by her hard work and strong self. you did well, hara".
Another added: "I can't believe we lost another angel. I was worried Sulli's death would affect her badly, and now we've come to this. Goo Hara has now joined her best friend. Sorry for being unheard. May you both rest in peace."
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