This is the 41st story in the Series of Novellas concerning the life and career of Murder Squad Detective Joseph Lind.
His long-term partner of several years, Shelley Anne Shield has suffered an accident that puts her out of action for some time. Upon her return to work she again aggravates the recent injury which casts doubt over her ever returning to the Murder Squad.
Lind is partnered with the young, bright eyed and bushy tailed raw recruit Sasha Blayney who had worked previously with both Lind and Shields.
Death is part of living and violent death an acceptance in modern day civilisations. This does not make it right and Police Forces around the World are partly there due to its insidious nature.
A fire deliberately lit, razes a busy but small General Store in a Shopping strip in a suburb in inner Sydney. An elderly woman...