The Assailant (Lieutenant George Hastings #3)
CO-ED SLAIN. That’s the call that brings St. Louis PoliceLieutenant George Hastings to the downtown banks of the Mississippi River, where Reesa Woods has been strangledand dumped. The hard-charging Hastings is no stranger to murder, but he’s stuck without any leads until a second body—also strangled—turns up across town and he knows he’s chasing a monster.
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This time Hastings is called to the St. Louis riverfront when a hooker turns up dead. Mostly abandoned, the riverfront leaves few clues for Hastings and his team. All they can really determine is that the girl was strangled.
The girl’s death is considered tragic, but nothing to worry about until a second hooker turns up dead, this time on the other end of the metropolitan area. Is there a serial killer loose in t...more