Prominent South Korean politician found dead in possible suicide

A prominent liberal South Korean politician embroiled in a corruption scandal has been found dead in a possible suicide.
South Korea has one of the highest suicide rates among developed countries. A string of high-profile figures, including a former president and business executives, have killed themselves in recent years.
Police say lawmaker Roh Hoe-chan of the small opposition Justice Party was found dead near a Seoul block of flats on Monday morning.
Yonhap news agency said Roh leapt to his…