Lee Byung-Hun, a Korean entertainment sensation, has been burglarized at his Los Angeles home.
Lee Byung-Hun, a Korean entertainment sensation, has been burglarized at his Los Angeles home.

Burglary at Korean Star Lee Byung-Hun’s Los Angeles Home


Korean entertainment sensation Lee Byung-Hun, renowned for his roles in Squid Game and other global hits, has fallen victim to a burglary at his Los Angeles residence. 

TMZ reported the incident, revealing that the star was absent during the break-in. A Lee Byung-Hun’s agency staff member witnessed the intrusion and promptly reported it to the police. The details of the stolen items and the financial loss are yet to be disclosed.

Suspected Connection to Recent LA Burglaries:

Law enforcement authorities suspect this incident is linked to a series of recent burglaries occurring in affluent Los Angeles neighborhoods. 

The police do not believe that Lee Byung-Hun was specifically targeted, pointing to a broader trend of regional break-ins. Actress Lena Waithe, residing nearby, also experienced a robbery and lost jewelry valued at USD 200,000.

According to TMZ, there have been no reported arrests in connection with the burglary at Lee Byung-Hun’s home. The investigation is ongoing, and the police are likely exploring potential leads to apprehend the perpetrators responsible for the break-in.

Recent Highlights in Lee Byung-Hun’s Life and Career:

Lee Byung-Hun, recognized for his roles in Iris, Mr. Sunshine, and Squid Game, recently made headlines for welcoming a baby girl into his family in December 2023. 

He is acclaimed for his performance in the disaster drama Concrete Utopia, South Korea’s submission for the 2024 Oscars. Additionally, the actor is set to appear in Squid Game 2 in 2024 and has chosen Heavy Snow as his next project.

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