NewsNet August 3 2064
Shim Bright, Independent Counsel for the Governor’s Office of Metahuman Affairs, as well as a consultant for Lone Star’s Metahuman Affairs Division, has been implicated as being the mastermind behind the recent spate of Elven Fire attacks, and other actions that have brought our city to the brink of war. Bright’s legal counsel, the mayors office, and lone star have all refused to comment at this time. Though off the record sources at lone star indicate that he was apprehended attempting to charter an illegal flight out of the country with incriminating documents. Sources have indicated that Bright may have had a personal history with members of the Ancients elven motorcycle club.
Update August 6 2064: Extradition requests from both MCT and Tir Tairngire have been received by the Seattle Prosecutor’s Office.
Update August 8 2064: Bright was found dead in his cell at the Hollywood Correctional Facility holding center. Official sources have refused to comment but unofficial sources indicate that no obvious wounds were found on the body.