Chapter 3: Arrest
Detective Roy found Veronica in cuffs in an interrogation room, her eyes red and puffy, and mascara running down her face. "Uncuff her," he barked to the guard.
He uncuffed her hesitantly and Veronica launched herself into Roy's arms. "I didn't do anything! You have to believe me Adam-"
"You either arrest my client or you let her go! You can't hold her like this-" A tall brunette burst into the room on her heels, carrying a briefcase. She eyed Veronica and Roy and sighed.
Roy untangled himself. "And who are you?"
"Marissa Saint. Attorney at Law. And I'm taking Mrs. Mundi home."
Roy nodded. "I'll be in touch."
As the ladies prepared to leave, Officer Davis entered with her deputy. She glared at Roy and slapped a paper on the table. "Warrant, Ms. Saint. Veronica Mundi, you are under arrest for the murder of your husband Benjamin Mundi. Anything you say right now can be..."