In-living, non-exclusive British private tutor James Smithson, an Oxbridge Etonian, is shot brain-dead in employer celebrity photographer Hopper Banks's estate in Citrus Heights. He had affairs with mothers of pupils. Rigsby's old San Diego PD colleague Victor Bandino, Banks's security consultant, hides something. As Jane suspected, Smithson is an alias. Scotland Yard detective Francis Slocombe confirms it's Oliver Stans, who stole Cleopatra's wedding ring from the British museum and hid in California, probably planning to sell it to top fence Louis Anglet. Jane guesses Slocombe's link with Stans and sets a dangerous trap.
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Despite Francis Slocombe being said to be from Liverpool, his accent does not reflect this and is closer to that of a general variety of Northern English. See more
The body was still warm. So I guess the time of death was a good hour before anyone found him.
[the victime groans and sits up
WHAT THE HELL?