Former President Roh Moo-hyun, embroiled in a widening corruption scandal, jumped to his death Saturday morning after leaving a brief note, his lawyer said. He was 62.

presrohRoh threw himself off a 30-meter-high cliff in a mountain behind his home in Bongha Village, Gimhae, South Gyeongsang Province, around 6:40 a.m. while hiking with a security guard.

``Former President Roh left his house at 5:45 a.m. and appears to have jumped off a rock at around 6:40 a.m., while hiking on the Mt. Bongha,'' Moon Jae-in, Roh's lawyer and former secretary, said in a nationally televised statement.

Tohoshinki Secret Of the Day - Sapporo

2009-05-23 Sapporo Makomanai-first day

Junsu really likes the night view of Yokohama! He wants to bring the person he loves there and enjoy the scenery together.

During the T concert tour in Hokkaido, the generous Yuchun promised to treat the staff [a meal] of crabs!