Subpoena issued to former Lehman CEO Richard Fuld as part of inquiry into bank's collapse

Business Materials 18 October 2008 05:00 (UTC +04:00)

Federal prosecutors investigating the collapse of Lehman Brothers have subpoenaed several executives associated with the company , including former CEO Richard Fuld , according to a person briefed on the inquiry , the associated press reported.

An attorney for Lehman Brothers Holdings , Harvey Miller , told a bankruptcy court judge Thursday that at least 12 people have received grand jury subpoenas in connection with several ongoing probes of the bank's demise .

He didn't identify which executives had been asked for information , but said the company is dealing with separate investigations by federal prosecutors in New Jersey , Brooklyn and Manhattan . New Jersey's attorney general has said state securities regulators there are also

investigating .