By Andrew Gross
A drive-by taking pictures rocks an prosperous suburb, leaving an blameless guy lifeless. A witness to the madness—along together with his terrified teenaged daughter—Detective Ty Hauck launches an research into what feels like a vicious case of kinfolk retribution. yet Annie Fletcher, the landlord of a hip café who is trying to rebuild her lifestyles, observed whatever that doesn't healthy the bloody situation. And actually a meeting typhoon of secrets and techniques and corruption that may tear during the mansions of the town's so much powerful—ravaging a relations . . . and pitting Hauck opposed to his personal brother.
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Another brother somewhere. They live up in the Tombs . ” Ewell sighed. “We looked it over two ways to Sunday, but we couldn’t ﬁnd anything other than some awfully bad decision-making on the part of the kids involved. The DA decided not to charge. I heard about what happened down there today, Ty. ” The burly detective linked his thick hands together, leaned back, and crossed his ankles. “The Ruizs live in the Tombs, Ty, a housing complex over on Pembroke. ” Munoz, who was from neighboring Fairﬁeld, nodded.
There are people dead here. I’m gonna have to go . ” He hung up. The med tech ﬁnished taping his neck. Hauck went over and sat beside Jessie in the van. They were running an IV. Hauck put his arm around her and pressed her head to his shoulder, trying to smile away the scared, confused tears welling in her young eyes. ” She nodded, donning the brave veneer. ” “Mom’s on the way. They’re going to take you to the hospital here. ” “I’m alright,” she insisted. ” Hauck winked at her and grinned. “You okay with putting off that boat ride for the rest of the day?
In a strange way that made him feel relieved. They read through the rest of the article, which recounted how the victim, a high school honors student, and a group of her friends had sneaked into the fenced-in community pool at night. They’d been drinking a little, which led to them horsing around in the pool. Apparently, the victim’s bathing suit got entangled on an underwater ﬁlter duct that had been left open and she couldn’t tear it free. The rest of the kids scattered, panicked. The body ended up being found by a night security guard.
Don't Look Twice by Andrew Gross