investigate

Six Sentence Story: Investigate

The investigation was yielding no results.

The victim had been strangled to death.

The visible finger imprints on her neck made that all too clear.

However, the fingerprint analysis could not identify the murderer.

If only they had checked the mirror image of the fingerprints.

Her reflection would have been arrested.


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Written for:

Sunday’s Six Sentence Story Word Prompt ‘Investigate’

Masters of Writing Flash Fiction Challenge ‘Mirror’