By Damien Boyd
Rock climbers can’t have the funds for to make careless error. yet Detective Inspector Nick Dixon’s former hiking companion, Jake Fayter, died doing simply that. Or so it kind of feels. Dixon suspects foul play, yet his in basic terms leads are unreliable debts of anything ordinary taking place in Cheddar Gorge seconds prior to Jake fell.
The extra Dixon learns approximately Jake’s existence, the extra he realises that Jake hadn’t been relatively the guy he remembered...and lots of people can have sought after him useless. as soon as Dixon will get too as regards to the reality, these humans will emerge from the shadows and kill to guard their secrets.
As the physique count number rises, Dixon bends the principles to brink to entice out a killer and resolve a conspiracy of silence that may rock the sleepy city of Burnham-on-Sea to its core.
As the Crow Flies is the electrifying first novel within the DI Nick Dixon Crime Series.
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Certain it's. We additionally must be trying to find Hunter’s motor vehicle. we all know he hasn’t been noticeable for the reason that he went fishing, assuming, in fact, that he truly went fishing. we all know from the assertion from Tim Keenan that Hunter used to head pike fishing this time of yr so we have to get all the vehicle parks alongside the King’s Sedgemoor Drain and likewise Gold nook Pumping Station checked for starters. Mark, are you able to get the neighborhood boys onto that during the morning? ’ ‘Yes, Sir. ’ ‘Any information at the financial institution statements? ’ ‘I’ve acquired Fayter’s and there’s a move in from a Swiss account after which the cost out to the Subaru storage. no longer a lot else. I’m nonetheless anticipating Dan Hunter’s to arrive,’ spoke back Mark Pearce. ‘Jane, are you able to chase up the excessive Tech Unit, please? We nonetheless haven’t had their file on Jake’s computing device and iPhone. ’ ‘I’ll get onto that very first thing within the morning, Sir. ’ ‘Ok, good that’s sufficient for this day. i will believe a lager approaching, i feel. ’ 9 Dixon spent the morning reviewing the improved pictures and video pictures of Jake taken by way of the travelers within the gorge. He may possibly see Jake combating the shakes until eventually he might dangle on not. He felt combined feelings now, his unhappiness tempered through the information that Jake were dealing medicinal drugs and stealing birds eggs, yet he remained thankful that the cameraman had grew to become away on the end. He learnt not anything new from the photos, nor did he from Jake’s financial institution statements. except the cash returning from Switzerland and the cost to the Subaru storage, there has been little or no task, confirming, possibly, that Jake lived hand to mouth on money. Dixon knew that he had to tune down the broker with the contacts in Dubai, and the seventy thousand kilos from the sale of the second one batch of eggs. It used to be having a look more and more not going that Dan Hunter will be capable of shed any mild in this. Lunchtime had come and long gone with nonetheless no signal of him and a seek warrant was once now being accomplished at 12 Wells shut, Burnham-on-Sea. optimistically, that will occur whatever helpful. simply after three. 00pm there has been a knock on his workplace door. It was once Jane wintry weather. ‘Jane, any information on Hunter’s financial institution statements? ’ ‘Not but, Sir, yet we've stumbled on his automobile. ’ ‘Where is it? ’ ‘Gold nook Pumping Station. ’ ‘I instructed them to appear there this morning, for heaven’s sake. ’ ‘And there’s a few deserted fishing take on out on the…er…South Drain, is it? ’ ‘Yes it truly is. Ring Steve Gorman and enable him comprehend. Then get your wellies. ’ Dixon grew to become correct into the slender state lane at the sharp bend sooner than he reached East Huntspill. He the single-track lane conscientiously. He knew from event that there have been deep drainage ditches each side and the low night solar was once at once in his eyes as he headed in the direction of Gold nook Pumping Station. a few reduction from the glare used to be provided via the occasional bush or tree however the Somerset degrees have been a bleak and open position on the better of instances, providing little within the manner of coloration or shield. He arrived at Gold nook Pumping Station and pulled into the auto park to be met via notebook Stevens, who had made the decision.