The 3rd Woman: A Thriller
Journalist Madison Webb is obsessed with exposing lies and corruption. But she never thought she’d be investigating her own sister’s murder. Madison refuses to accept the official line that Abigail’s death was an isolated crime. She uncovers evidence that suggests her sister was the third victim in a series of killings hushed up as part of a major conspiracy.
In a United States that now bows before the People’s Republic of China, corruption is rife. She can’t trust the police, and the authorities dictate what the “truth” is. With her life on the line, Madison must give up her quest for justice—or face the consequences. . . .
towards female students, especially towards those on the overseas programme, including young women from the United States and Europe. He has shown an over-zealous interest in several students, who allege that he has followed them to and from classes or appeared suddenly in their accommodation quarters. He is causing them great discomfort. I am aware of his family’s high standing, but nevertheless suggest that he be issued with a formal reprimand. Next came a page that had been screen-grabbed
Liberation Army,’ he began, apparently reading from a printed text he stiffly held in front of him, ‘I wish to confirm that today we have voluntarily complied with a request that Second Lieutenant Yang Zhitong meet the Los Angeles Police Department to answer their inquiries. We do this …’ Madison closed her eyes, just to be sure. No doubt about it. It was the same voice. Less than twenty-four hours ago, she had been bound in a stress position in front of this man, her hands tied and her legs in
States. Now focus groups were part of the established order. If anything they were under threat, dismissed as old school by the kids who seemed to base every judgement on the latest meme coursing through Weibo. Bald, barrel-chested and thick-necked and, as such, a long-time standout among the bespectacled, chess-club dweebs of the political consultant community, Doran checked his phone while the dummy was underway, a question about the pizza that had been offered and chowed down by the group.
reporting throughout the day here on KTLA, was found dead from a massive suspected overdose of the drug heroin in the early hours of this morning, an overdose police believe was forced on her. Sources now telling KTLA News they believe Abigail could have been the victim of a sexual encounter that went tragically wrong. One official hinting that Abigail Webb may have known her killer and have been with him consensually when events took their fatal turn. Jacqui?’ And, Ryan, any word from the
capture of the man who killed Rosario Padilla, Eveline Plaats or Abigail Webb, all they have to do is hand that knowledge to the LAPD. That’s all. 12.23pm Says they must do it. It’s their duty. 12.25pm Now ramping up the rhetoric. Padilla is quite the speaker. Amazing intensity. His words being relayed via other bullhorns and makeshift speakers. Slight delay as word gets passed along the ring. Only makes it more powerful somehow. 12.26pm Now he’s giving a direct message to the PLA in charge of