Latest News Wires Yoo Byung-eun, missing S. Korean shipping tycoon blamed for ferry disaster, found dead

Yoo Byung-eun: The state-run National Forensic Service took about 40 days to run the DNA tests. Suncheon police officers said the lab will conduct additional tests to find the cause and timing of Yoo's death.

By , Associated Press

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South Korean police said Tuesday that a badly decomposed body found surrounded by liquor bottles in a field last month was that of a fugitive billionaire businessman blamed for April's ferry disaster that killed more than 300 people.