Characters: Dee, Ryo.
Setting: Sometime during the manga.
Summary: Dee and Ryo are investigating a crime in a slum tenement.
Written Using: The dw100 prompt ‘Exterminate’
Disclaimer: I don’t own FAKE, or the characters. They belong to the wonderful Sanami Matoh.
“Damned roaches!” Dee stomped on another one, seriously pissed off; the murder scene was crawling with them.
“They’re going to make things difficult for the CSI’s,” Ryo agreed. “They’ve probably eaten the forensic evidence already.”
“Someone should call pest control, get the whole lot of ‘em exterminated,” Dee grumbled, stomping several more, glad he was wearing thick-soled boots. “How can people live in places like this?”
“They probably don’t have any choice,” Ryo replied sadly.
That was the worse part; slum landlords could let the properties fall apart and be overrun by vermin, because their tenants couldn’t afford to complain.