Trevor was born in Manchester now divides his time between Cheshire and the Algarve, Portugal. He began writing detective fiction after a career in finance.
Set mainly in Manchester, UK, the sleuth, the Gent, usually gets caught up in crime mysteries with Greater Manchester Police Inspector, Bill Lambert, a long-time associate from Sandhurst.
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Shortly after 9 p.m. a young woman left the River Bar of the Lowry Hotel, Salford, Manchester. She paused, as her mobile rang. It was to be the last time. She was dragged backwards the few feet towards the river Irwell. It was an easy task for a strong man to heave her into the murky waters of the river Irwell below. Marian is celebrating her birthday. She is a suspected whistle blower after government funds have been embezzled. She is also a member of Harmony Earth, protesting against fracking for oil. Marian’s boss disappears along with the Contract Manager of FrackUK. Enigmatic sleuth the Gent becomes involved.
Following news of the death of his Aunt, Brad Johnson, an American, travels to Manchester, England, researching his ancestral roots. Whilst visiting an Art Gallery he survives a heart attack. Forensic tests are not conclusive with natural causes. Brad receives death threats. Chief Inspector Bill Lambert suspects foul play. Finding no firm evidence a crime has been committed he consults the Gent to investigate the complex labyrinth of Brad’s family history.
What does this have to do with the murders of prostitutes in Chorlton Street Coach Station?