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Mourners Offer Condolences to Late Mayor of Seoul

Seoul citizens paid their respects to the South Korean capital's late mayor, Park Won-soon, at a public memorial set up in his honor, Saturday, July 11.
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READ MORE: South Korean police say Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon was found dead early Friday, a suspected suicide.

The body of 64-year-old Park was found near an entrance to Bugaksan Mountain in Seoul after just midnight, several hours after he had been reported missing Thursday.

The day before, Park's former secretary filed a sexual harassment claim.

The Seoul Metropolitan Government said Friday a five-day funeral service will be held at Seoul National University Hospital.

The Korea Herald said Park apologized to everyone, mainly his family, in a note found at his home.
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