The Ballad of the Cop's Gun by C. C. Blake
Approx. 9,250 words.
Published on March 2, 2013 by
Twice Told Tales II.
A rummy. A stripper. A slum lord. A body.
Crime can be operatic. In the big city, justice's tune is one few citizens know well. When the words don't come, sometimes a cop's gun provides the best accompaniment. This suspense thriller from C. C. Blake has one hell of a tempo.