When the town showed up at the Ferris wheel, they found Jeremiah holding Mayor Brewins hostage on the highest platform. He peered over the edge as the crowd gathered.
He waited until they started getting restless, then shouted, “I’m only here for what you owe me. What he”—here he shook the mayor—“promised me.”
Murmurs broke out among the crowd.
“The majority of you have nothing to fear. The mayor and the town council…well…” he brandished the device high … Read More