The police received a phone call.
The police received a call from a Mr.
Ford. The latter told the police that he was the owner of a
building and saw in one of quelqu'unentrer
apartments (one bearing No. 16) by a window
side. He added that he could not see the person very
distinctly because it was raining and it was dark. Maisil
had seen him break the window. A few seconds later, he
heard a gunshot and immediately
called the police.When police arrived on the scene, she
laporte found the open apartment. In the bedroom
there was a young woman. She was wearing a coat. It was
miss Girard, Secretary of the victim. she was wearing
a pistol and shouted, "He's dead! He is dead! "
In the chair near the window, the body lay
Mr. Martel, a lawyer who specializes in criminal cases.
It was clear he was dead. On its têtereposait
typewriter. In his hand, a picture of a car
Police noticed that the window had been broken.
It was open and it was raining on leplancher. There were
pieces of glass to the outside of the window, in the
flower bed. The police also noted that there
had footprints left by shoes
defemme. The feet were pointed towards
In the bedroom, nothing abnormal. Except
a few drops of blood on the floor and a little water
near the window, toutétait in order.
When police questioned miss Girard,
she told them she was an employee of Mr. Martel and celuici
asked him to go home to take desdocuments important. When she arrived, she had