She can hear mummy whimper and sob. The beating has stopped. And the shouting, too. For a time it was like a war. She could hear things smash and crash, bottles splinter then the  dull thump of flesh pummeled,  cracking bones. She can't leave the freezer. She can only shiver.

FRAMED – Ch. 4

Chapter 4 | Read it from the beginning By Christopher Goffard The Orange County D.A.’s Special Prosecutions unit dealt with crimes of particular sensitivity — high-profile cases involving doctors and cops, lawyers and politicians. Christopher Duff, a career prosecutor in his early 40s, joined the team in the spring of 2012. Among the files that landed…Read more FRAMED – Ch. 4