A South Korean man was found dead in his apartment in Ho Chi Minh City Monday, Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper reported.
On the morning, a relative of Kim Tea Sik, 55, could not reach him via mobile phone and decided to go to the Thai An 3 apartment building in District 12 to see him.
The relative then found Kim lying dead in his apartment on the seventh floor of the building.
Local police examined the scene and then brought his body to a mortuary for further examination.
According to his family, Kim had rented the apartment and lived alone for several months now.
The case is being investigated.