Months later; A few more articles and a photo. The moment clenching her heart, and she wondered if she did enough to help him. Learning his real name was Joe Asakura. Former soldier and professional racing identity, was all they listed as an occupation.
He didn’t lie about everything, she thought sadly. It was like he wanted someone to know the truth. See he wasn’t an evil entirely man, he had fallen into a lost place, damaged beyond repair once he raped the woman he loved, and couldn’t find his way out in the end. It didn’t excuse what he did in her eyes, those poor women and to Jun.
Her files demonstrated she had tried to refer him for further help, and at that point he hadn’t committed a crime, she couldn’t have been prosecuted for withholding information.
She was contacted by the courts and sent in her files to be part of the proceedings. His best friend Ken Washio, Jun’s husband was on trial for his murder…