Newly promoted DI Matt Pryor is disappointed when his first case seems to be a simple death from natural causes that is,until the post-mortem shows something quite unexpected.The elderly man who died on a Cardiff train was murdered poisoned by one of the other passengers.But who?
There’s a photograph in the dead man’s pocket a photograph that matches one owned by young professional Ellie Bevan.Is it just a coincidence that Ellie’s the one who stayed with the body until the police arrived or did she have a more sinister reason for sticking around?Matt’s boss DCI Martin Phelps is delving into a tricky case of his own.The new superintendent is determined to clear up any old cases with a whiff of police corruption about them and Phelps is sent to investigate the decade-old murder of a young Somali man.He soon discovers that the police reports are filled with errors.Sloppy detective work or a cover-up? Both Pryor and Phelps soon find themselves surprisingly drawn towards investigating a respected humanitarian charity.Feted by important people,the organisation isn’t quite what it seems and a wrong move could spell disaster …
AUTHOR: WONNY LEA
TITLE: NEVER DEAD