According to international media reports, police told the BBC that the singer’s manager found her dead. The police are investigating the cause of her death with reports coming in that the South Korean star might have taken her own life.
The star, who had more than five million followers on Instagram, was a former member of the band F(x) until she left in 2015 to focus on her acting career.
Sulli, was also a good friend of another K-pop star Jonghyun, who also committed suicide. The reports suggested that she suspended her K-pop work after struggling with the abuse she got online.
Sulli was known for being controversial and outspoken and her pictures and videos on social media sparked controversies on the internet.