Six Seconds of Darkness
by Octavus Roy Cohen
Publisher: ManyBooks 1921
Number of pages: 124
Energetic sleuth David Carroll, whose probe into police corruption has made him unpopular at headquarters, is put in charge of an investigation into the shooting murder of civic reformer Edward Hamilton -- and the three people trying to confess to the crime!
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