As accusations surrounding the suspicion of preferential treatment for development of Daejang-dong continued, the prosecution decided to increase the number of dedicated investigative teams and start a full-scale investigation. The police also investigated Kim Man-bae, a key figure in the allegation, and also notified the CEO of the company owned by Kim of the summons.
By Son Hyeong-an, staff reporter.
Among the accusations received by the prosecution, the 2nd Public Investigation Division accusations of former Supreme Court Justice Kwon Soon-il, who received a large amount of money as an advisor to Hwacheon Daeyu before registering as a lawyer, and Kwak Sang-do's son receiving 5 billion won The case has been assigned to the Economic Crimes Criminal Division.
In addition, the prosecution decided to increase the size of the investigation team by dispatching more prosecutors to the existing economic and criminal criminal department.
If three or four people are added, the total investigative team is said to have more than 10 people.
As much as both the opposition and the opposition want the prosecution's speedy investigation, it is interpreted as a will to confirm all the allegations of Jangdong-dong.
The police, who are investigating the suspicious flow of funds from Hwacheon Daewoo, are also moving faster.
Following the summons and investigation of Mr. Manbae Kim, the owner of Hwacheon Daewoo, the summons was also notified to Mr. Lee, the CEO of Cheonhwadongin No. 1, owned by Mr. Kim.
Mr. Lee is known to have served as an aide to former Uri Party lawmaker Lee Hwa-young, who is currently the president of KINTEX, as an aide to Gyeonggi Governor Lee Jae-myung in 2004.
Former lawmaker Lee completely denied the connection with Hwacheon Daeyu, saying that it had been several years since he had not seen Mr. Lee, whom he had worked with for decades.
Gyeonggi Governor Lee Jae-myung dismissed it in 2004 when he was not even doing politics, stating how he was trying to get in touch with him.
[Lee Jae-myung/Governor of Gyeonggi: We rather have the same nationality.
It's the same Mr.
I think it would be much faster to weave it like this.] The
police decided to transfer all related cases to the Gyeonggi Nambu Office.
(Video coverage: Seo Jin-ho, Video editing: Park Seon-sun)
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