As soon as he felt the excruciating pain in his side, Humphrey’s jaw relaxed and the man crawled out from under him, cradling his injured arm. Humphrey staggered, but remained standing. His face showed an expression of surprise rather than pain.
He turned his head and looked at Kate who just stood in the cage, horrified by what she saw. They held each other’s gaze for a moment and then Humphrey collapsed onto the ground.
Kenya heard the gunshot from inside the animal control car that she had been put in. As she watched her...