The claim that Yoon Se-jun (27), a social worker who went missing in Japan last June, is the same person as an unconscious Asian man hospitalized in a hospital in California, USA, spread on the Internet, but the investigation found that the patient in question was Mr. Yoon. It was confirmed that this was not the case.
According to the Hankook Ilbo on the 22nd, suspicions were raised that the unidentified Asian man recently revealed by the Los Angeles ( LA ) health authorities through social networking service ( SNS ) was Mr. Yoon.
The Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Los Angeles said on the 9th that it took the fingerprints of a man found with a serious head injury in the coastal area of Los Angeles and compared them with Mr. Yoon, but they did not match .
Recently, LA local media reported that굿모닝토토 주소 on the 9th, an Asian man in his mid-20s was found suffering from a traumatic brain injury in a San Pedro housing complex. As the man’s identity was not confirmed, LA health officials distributed information such as a photo of the man’s face, the location where he was found, and his belongings to local media.
The man had a black backpack, a wallet containing Japanese banknotes, and personal travel items, but no identification. He said the patient was 178 cm tall and weighed 72 kg. This article received a lot of attention on X (old Twitter).
Domestic netizens raised suspicions that this man may be Yoon Se-jun, who disappeared in Japan. This is because the man in the photo and Mr. Yoon have similar appearances, Mr. Yoon is 175cm tall and have a similar build, and Mr. Yoon also carried a black backpack.
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However, an official from the Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Los Angeles said in a phone call with the Hankook Ilbo, “We took the man’s fingerprints, sent them to Korea, and compared them with Mr. Yoon’s, but they did not match. “
Mr. Yoon entered Osaka, Japan on May 9th for a backpacking trip before changing jobs, but has not been able to contact his biological sister since speaking to her on June 8th. Japanese police are conducting an open investigation after receiving a report from the Korean Consulate General in Osaka. It is reported that Japanese police are following Mr. Yoon’s whereabouts, but no clues have been found.
Mr. Yoon was born in 1996, is 175cm tall and has a slim figure. There is a small scar on his right cheek, and he went missing in Kushimoto-cho, Wakayama Prefecture. Anyone who knows or witnesses Mr. Yoon’s actions can report it to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ consular call center.