Friday Fictioneers – The Arrow #friday-fictioneers #themagicshop #crime


“Who did this?” Lieutenant Sullivan gasped entering  the crime scene.  Mr. Oscar Munson had been found dead earlier with an arrow sticking out from his forehead.  Apparently, upon answering his front door the murder weapon crashed through and struck him right between the eyes.

“Thats why you’re here sir, to find the killer” Rookie officer Franco answered.

Sullivan snapped.  “I know that! Who put the duct tape over the broken glass? It’s evidence!”

Franco lowered his head and said “Me, sir.  I forgot to bring the yellow crime scene  tape”.

Sullivan knew right then, it would be a long night.

(100 words)


Written for the Friday Fictioneers prompt from Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.

Photo credit: Dale Rogerson.