A businessman arrived at a Citibank office in Indonesia to pay his debts. Hours later, a family friend found him sprawled on the floor of a Citibank interrogation room with his nose bleeding, bruises on his head and abdomen, and foam in his mouth.
The businessman, Irzen Octa, died. Octa also was the chief of a small political party in Jakarta, Indonesia. Now Citibank finds itself in the center of a massive scandal in Indonesia, the world’s most populous Muslim country, over the massive American bank’s handling of outside contractors hired to collect debts in Citibank’s name.
“He was definitely murdered at the scene,” said Tubagus Surya, the friend who discovered Octa lying lifeless in the Citibank office, according to the Jakarta Post, an English language newspaper in Indonesia. read the rest at http://www.credit.com/blog/2011/08/citibank-collection-agents-implicated-in-debtors-death/