Short Story Sunday 214: Number One Suspect [Part 4 – Mystery Month]

Check out Part 4 of the short story, Number One Suspect, by Rachel Poli, as featured in this post from her blog.

Rachel Poli

Short Story: "Number One Suspect" | Flash Fiction | Creative Writing | Mystery | RachelPoli.comDID YOU READ PARTS ONE, TWO, AND THREE?

            After talking to Noah, Jayden’s former boss, George and Lilah went straight back to the office to brainstorm more ideas. Things were suddenly looking for Steven. While the motive for killing his wife was still prominent, things were looking shady on Jayden’s end as well.

“Whatever she was up to leading up to her death,” George had said, “had dire consequences that I don’t think she saw coming.”

They even visited Steven is his holding cell and asked for his bank information. Sure enough, it matched the number that Lilah had found written on the notepad on Noah’s desk. When Barney had asked what they were doing there, George simply shrugged his shoulders and told him that there was more to the case than met the eye.

It wasn’t until the following day that George and Lilah went…

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