Iron Biography – Iron Wiki
Iron whose birth name is Jung Hun-cheol better known by his stage name Iron was a South Korean rapper. He was a contestant on Show Me the Money 3. He released his first album, Rock Bottom, on September 9, 2016. He passed away on January 25, 2021, aged 29 in Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea.
In November 2016, Iron was convicted of smoking marijuana and received a sentence of eight months and was also suspended for two years.
In November 2018, he was convicted of multiple counts of assault against his ex-girlfriend. It was stated that he had hit her in the face, causing fractures; he also strangled her when she attempted to end the relationship, as well as injuring himself with a kitchen knife and threatening to blame it on her. He then revealed her identity in media interviews during the court process and publicly defamed her, calling her a masochist and denying any wrongdoing. In September 2020, he was fined 5 million (US$4,535) for spreading false rumors about his former girlfriend through media.
In December 2020, he was again placed under arrest for assault with a baseball bat against his roommate, who was a minor at the time. The roommate was reported to be his student, who was living at his home to learn about music.
He was born on January 8, 1992 in South Korea and died on January 25, 2021 aged 29 in Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea.
On January 25, 2021, at 10.25 am KST, according to reports, he was discovered lying in a flowerbed outside an apartment complex by a security guard, bleeding. He was taken to a local hospital but was pronounced dead on arrival.
According to a report by K-pop news site Soompi, he was found bleeding and unconscious in a flower bed of an apartment complex in Jung District, Seoul at 10:25 a.m. on Monday.
In its report, Soompi said the Seoul Jungbu Police Station confirmed this tragic news with Dispatch.
“We were called in by a [apartment] guard who told us they discovered Iron. He was urgently taken to the hospital, but he passed away,” the police said.
“At this point, it is unclear whether or not Iron died by suicide. We are investigating the exact cause of his death,” they added.
Iron Cause of Death
The exact cause of his death is not yet known.