By Kirk Russell
Twenty-two years to the day, a videotape of an unsolved 1989 homicide arrives on the San Francisco murder aspect. So begins Counterfeit highway, moment of the sequence and San Francisco murder inspector Ben Raveneau’s hardest chilly case. The sufferer, Alan Krueger, a former mystery carrier agent, carried in his coat sixty-one hundred buck money owed. In 1989 the key carrier inspected the accounts and known as them valid. They take one other glance now and say, counterfeit.
But there’s extra. There’s a hyperlink to the current they don’t are looking to speak a lot approximately. Raveneau reports the videotape. He pores over the outdated case records. He hunts for the couple who pronounced Krueger’s physique and enlists assistance from a retired murder inspector. whilst a tender guy steps ahead with yellowed photographs the research strikes to Hawaii. What made little feel, makes extra as Raveneau turns misaligned items and realizes anything darker is quickly evolving. yet who can he persuade? If not anyone listens, can he, his associate, and one FBI agent cease the assault from taking place
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Allen asked. He stood at the gas barbecue on the rental house’s back porch. Moths ﬂuttered around the porch light. Over his navy blue ﬁsherman’s sweater and khakis Allen wore a Hail to the Chef apron they found hanging on a hook in the pantry. He was a tall, ruggedly handsome thirty-eight-year-old. Susan had fallen in love with his thick, wavy salt-and-pepper hair and pale green eyes. He had a scar on his left cheek that looked like a dimple, so it appeared as if Allen were smiling even when he wasn’t.
Say good-bye, Mattie,” she repeated. ” he called, waving at the stranger with his free hand. The man stood up, but didn’t leave the table. “Hey, listen, I’m sorry. I was just . ” Susan kept walking, pulling Mattie along. But she realized they couldn’t make a clean getaway. They had a long drive ahead, and Mattie would need to use the restroom. She bypassed the glass door exit and headed toward the alcove where there was a wooden highchair along with several orange plastic booster seats in a stack.
In so many ways, it was. She felt lucky to work at home with the part-time consulting-nurse job. Walt was a great dad, very doting. He was an engineer for Boeing, and every afternoon, when he returned home from work, he’d look after Michael so she could have a run, go to the store, or just steal some alone time. Susan remembered many an afternoon, handing the screaming baby to Walt before he even made it through the front door. Walt. If someone had ever told her she’d end up marrying a man who was follicularly challenged, she would have told them they were crazy.
Counterfeit Road (DI Ben Raveneau, Book 2) by Kirk Russell