By Greg Iles
Will Jennings, his spouse and little woman are a cheerful American relations, residing in Mississippi. Hickey is a conman and kidnapper. He pursuits his sufferers very conscientiously and takes nice pains to ensure nobody is ever harm. He has but to kill. All his sufferers have get a hold of the money and the gurus have by no means been concerned. His excellent list is right down to issues: One, he consistently remains with the fogeys or individual with the money. , he by no means asks for greater than they could come up with the money for. but if he attempts to tear Will's family members aside, he will get much more than he bargained for...All in a single fateful day.
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Erling whistled softly. It bought him a moment's time. " "I didn't even know it was a family business until the neighbor filled me in. " The moment of truth. Or not. Erling knew he should remove himself from the investigation. He had personal connections to one of the victims. Emotional connections. Big-time emotional connections. Department policy dictated he step aside and let someone else handle it. But he couldn't do that. Not without explaining. Word would get around. Eventually it would get back to Deena.
Twenty minutes later she was clean (or at least cleaner than she had been--mountain dirt, she discovered, had a way of imbedding itself in skin) and had just begun to unpack when Margot showed up at the door, springer spaniel in tow. "I was on the other line when you called," Margot explained, waving an arm weighted with chunky metal bracelets. " Kali snorted. Margot shrugged. "She's got playmates at my house is all. " Loretta was half the size of Margot's wolfhounds and not nearly as well mannered, but she usually preferred their company to Kali's.
His stomach clenched. He couldn't. He simply couldn't take that chance. Not after Danny. Besides, he wanted to personally nail the creep who'd done this. He needed to do it--for Sloane even more than for himself. Michelle gave him that curious look again. She was still waiting for an answer. "Only what I read in the papers," Erling said. The lie burned his tongue. Maybe, just maybe, they'd find the killer and wrap this up quickly. " "The grandfather started the business right here in Tucson. Sloane Winslow and her brother, Reed Logan, have controlling interest, though it's Reed who actually runs the company.
24 Hours by Greg Iles