South Korea: 32 Corpses in The Attic

32 Corpses in The Attic

The police had more than a few questions for Park Soon Ja, but the 48-year-old woman was nowhere to be found. The entrepreneur from Taejon, 100 miles south of Seoul, owed 220 people more than $10 million. She was last seen in mid- August, when 13 of her employees severely beat two creditors who had tried to collect money owed them. Even Park's husband Lee Kee Chung did not seem to know where she was.

Last week Lee made a grisly discovery: the corpses of 28 women and four men in the attic of his wife's factory. The victims, dead for...