Continued from Part Twenty-Three
Downtown, Marco read the headline and cursed. â€œWelch ainâ€™t that stupid.â€
His right hand man, Whitaker, peered at him through grandma glasses that went well with the secretary gray trousers. â€œThen what happened?â€
â€œThe Emerald Avenger. Heâ€™s framed him, and Iâ€™ll bet you anything he framed those cops that were fingered for arson also.â€
â€œHow you gonna prove it?â€
â€œIâ€™m not. I ainâ€™t Dick Tracy. The organization is suffering for my sin. Somehow or another, I have to end this. Iâ€™m gonna draw him out and take him down.â€
â€œBoss, Iâ€™ll get some of the boysâ€”â€
â€œNo, Iâ€™m going alone.â€ Marco got up and grabbed his coat. â€œWhit, if you donâ€™t see me again, itâ€™s been good knowing you.â€
Continued Next Tuesday
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