Paul Devore is an unhappily married department store manager who hatches a scheme to avoid sharing any community property with his wife, who loathes him. He blackmails a thirty-something shoplifter into coming to his house the following Sunday evening. Assuming he was going to force her to have sex, she is surprised to find the master bedroom ransacked and all of the valuables missing. She realizes Devore has staged a robbery and all he wants the shoplifter to do is tie him to the bed to make it look like a robbery. But what will Mrs. Devore say when she gets home and finds her husband in this state? Written by
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Mrs. Callen touches the door to the safe, the mixed drink glass and the jewel box among other things in the apartment. Her fingerprints would have been found during a murder investigation. This would have given Paul's wife a defense. See more