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By Elmore Leonard

Clement Mansell is familiar with how effortless it really is to escape with homicide. The heavily crazed killer is already again at the Detroit streets -- because of a few nifty court strikes by way of his artful looker of a legal professional -- and he is feeling invincible adequate to execute a crooked Motown pass judgement on on a whim. murder Detective Raymond Cruz thinks the "Oklahoma Wildman" crossed the road lengthy prior to this newest outrage, and he is made up our minds to work out that the hayseed psycho doesn't slip during the felony system's loopholes a moment time. yet that suggests an exceptional cop goes to need to play just a little quickly and unfastened with the foundations -- to be able to maneuver Mansell right into a wild Midwest showdown that he will not be jogging clear of.

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Uniformed? Precinct Commander? Administrative? Deputy Chief some day with a big office, drapes—shit, why not work for General Motors? He could be dry-serious like Norbert Bryl, he 46 ELMORE LEONARD could be dry-cool like Wendell Robinson, he could be crude and a little crazy like Jerry Hunter . . or he could appear quietly unaffected, stand with hands in the pockets of his dark suit, expression solemn beneath the gunfighter mustache . . 44. How did he explain himself to her? Pictures could jump in his head, as they did right now, clamor for him to tie in the two killings, because he knew beyond any doubt there was a nexus and ballistics and lipstick on cigarette butts would prove it .

He could be dry-serious like Norbert Bryl, he 46 ELMORE LEONARD could be dry-cool like Wendell Robinson, he could be crude and a little crazy like Jerry Hunter . . or he could appear quietly unaffected, stand with hands in the pockets of his dark suit, expression solemn beneath the gunfighter mustache . . 44. How did he explain himself to her? Pictures could jump in his head, as they did right now, clamor for him to tie in the two killings, because he knew beyond any doubt there was a nexus and ballistics and lipstick on cigarette butts would prove it .

Maureen’s around someplace. ” “Yeah. ” Raymond said, quietly but earnestly, “If they knew it’s Guy then why didn’t they pick him up and dump him in Hazel Park? ” “Lieutenants aren’t supposed to talk like that,” Bryl said. “It’s a nice idea though. Their body, their case. The squad-car guys didn’t know for sure he’s dead, so they call EMS. ” Hunter said, “They don’t know he’s dead? ” Uniformed evidence technicians were taking Polaroid shots of the body and the Mark VI, measuring distances, drawing a plan of the scene, picking up betting ticket stubs, credit cards, cigarette butts; C I T Y P R I M E VA L 37 they would haul the judge’s car to the police garage on Jefferson and go over it for prints, poke around in all its crevices.

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