Park Soo Hong's father almost gave the comedian worse injuries during the assault.
Earlier this week, fans were concerned over Park Soo Hong's life after his father assaulted him amid his brother's embezzlement case. It reportedly happened when he went to the prosecutor's office as part of the proceedings related to the theft charges.
Days after the assault, his lawyer revealed the worrying words his father said.
Park Soo Hong's Father Almost Committed Worse Assault
In a recent interview with Money Today via phone interview, Park Soo Hong's attorney Noh Jong Un revealed that Park Soo Hong's father offered a threat against the TV personality.
The lawyer revealed that the patriarch said it was a pity he did not have a weapon during the assault. If he did, the comedian's injuries could have been worse. The father reportedly made the statement during the investigation after the assault happened.
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"Park Soo Hong's biological father didn't show any bit of remorse even in the afternoon. [He said] 'I would have really stabbed him if I had a weapon,'" the representative said.
The probe happened at the Seoul Western District Prosecutor's Office. There is an ongoing case Park Soo Hong filed against his brother, and the comedian sued him for embezzlement under the Act on Aggravated Punishment for Specific Economic Crimes.
Park Soo Hong Fainted During Assault
The local news outlet detailed what happened that day, disclosing that the father triggered the assault himself after noticing the comedian not greeting him.
Park Soo Hong questioned his father for kicking him despite supporting the whole family all his life. He then reportedly fainted after suffering hyperventilation.
Fans immediately stood up for him and defended the comedian. They said they began to think that Park Soo Hong is not a biological son because of how the family treated him.
It was revealed that he would still go to the October 6 recording of MBN's Dongchimi despite his injuries.
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