Moran heard the shout.
He’d been following Foster, an incompetent junior officer, who for the first time had made a suggestion in the Castle Killer case that wasn’t as entirely ridiculous as usual.
He heard two men frantically talking and then a radio as an ambulance and police were called for their location.
As he turned the corner he watched the man raise a knife above Foster, instinctively he grabbed his taser.
“Lower the weapon!” Moran shouted
The Castle Killer’s last thought before the electrodes hit was at least it was a decent detective that would take the win.
As part of the AtoZ challenge I am writing flash fiction of no more than 100 words. Today’s prompt was…
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