On January 25, it was reported that Iron was found (OP Note: Placing how he was found under a spoiler just in case. Click under your own discretion) [Spoiler (click to open)]bleeding and unconscious on an apartment complex’s flower bed in Jung District, Seoul at 10:25 a.m. that day.
Seoul Jungbu Police Station confirmed in a call with Dispatch, “We were called in by an [apartment] guard who told us they discovered Iron. He was urgently taken to the hospital, but he passed away.”
(⚠️ POSSIBLE TRIGGER WARNING Regarding How He May Have Passed) They added, “At this point, it is unclear whether or not Iron died by suicide. We are investigating the exact cause of his death.”
Iron was the runner-up on Mnet’s “Show Me the Money 3” in 2014. He had recently been booked on suspicions of assaulting a minor who was living as his roommate and receiving music lessons from him. In 2018, Iron received a suspended prison sentence for committing dating violence in 2016.
More info on how his record:
Iron Indicted for Assault on Girlfriend
Iron found guilty of assaulting girlfriend twice, somehow sentenced to just probation
Source: Naver 1,2, U.Kim at Soompi