April 22nd, 2009

Space Cadet

The BBC Scoops The NYT

US Freddie Mac chief found dead

The acting chief financial officer of struggling US mortgage giant Freddie Mac has been found dead, police say.


Fairfax County Police said there was no foul play suspected in the death of David Kellermann, found in his home 20km (13 miles) west of Washington DC.

The 41-year-old had been Freddie Mac's chief financial officer since September, having worked for the company for 16 years.
Police did not confirm reports that he had committed suicide.

More at http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/8012527.stm.