On November 9, Seoul's Gangnam District Police Station stated, "An inquiry has been addressed to the National Forensic Service and it looks like we should be able to get a response by November 15."
Prior to this, an autopsy request was made in order to retrieve further details on the death of Kim Joo Hyuk which occurred on October 30, shaking up the entertainment industry.
Police officials explained, "The reason for the delay isn't because of any specific issue. Since this is receiving a lot of attention from the general masses, we would like to take the time to carefully examine the case."
Stay tuned for further updates.