"Seems to me neither Zeke nor Samuel have ever been the kind of kids to be violent. I've seen 'em grow, Mick, they're solid. Leastways, they were. People change. Kids that age can jump the fences, can't they? Go a bit wild. They're walking into a man's world, and it's so different they got no idea what direction north is. Leaves 'em angry sometimes. But kill? No. Can't see it at all. But hell, he was there. Both times. Zeke was there."
Mickey's eyes were wide.
"Sure points to him, Sheriff, whatever you think. Did he kill Mr Bowen too?"