Produce 101 Season 2 Contestant Jung Joong Ji has passed away.
On September 20, Jung Joong Ji’s mother shared a post via Twitter. She wrote, “This is Jung Joong Ji’s mother. My son took his own life. I cannot describe how I feel right now.”
Jung Joong Ji has died on September 9, 4 days shy of his 30th birthday. His funeral was held on September 11.
Jung Joong Ji had gained fame after participating in Produce 101 Season 2. He was eliminated in the 64th place with 86,864 votes. He also took part of many plays across the years such as “Prison.”
May his soul rest in peace.
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