By Kirk Russell
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It wasn’t instant. It took him ten to fifteen minutes more to die. A patrol unit picked up Stoltz two miles away walking down Divisadero Street. ’ ‘It was solid. They got the right man. ’ He left Becker and called the realtor who was trying to lease the building where their China Basin victim died. Yesterday, the realtor was cooperative. This morning he sounded self important as he launched into the city supervisors and the Port Authority, and how he wished he’d never left LA where they knew how to do business.
He heated a little olive oil in a sauté pan, slid the pasta in, and was adjusting the burner down as the phone rang. Celeste. ‘Hey,’ he said. ‘Hey, yourself, I’m in San Francisco. I did a wine thing today. ’ Celeste was a wine broker he’d started going out with about a month ago. He was starting to get the picture about how she organized tastings and sold wine, and in truth, he probably knew more about her job than her. But they were easy about all that and it was good to hear her voice tonight.
He studied Heilbron with a sense that something was off about his story, and Heilbron seemed to pick up on that, taking the conversation back to China Basin, telling them more about the wire around her neck – eye hook on one end of the wire so he could slide the other end through, pull it tight and release it easily. They Mirandized him and Heilbron waved off having a lawyer. On the drive to China Basin he said he’d bought both the wire and the eye hook he had soldered on to it at Discount Builders on Mission Street.