My name is Flavia Holmes. I'm a consulting detective and here to investigate the theft
you reported. What happened?
I'm John Smith, and staying at this BandB. Today, I climbed Scafell Pike. I didn't need
money so I left my coins and notes on the dressing-table. It's gone. That cash was vital.
I've only got one travellers cheque left and still a month before I return home. I told
the proprietor but he got angry, perhaps thinking I was implying someone on his staff
entered my room and stole the money.
I see the window is open a couple of inches.
Yes, but won't open more than that, and my money was too far away.
I don't know about that. The thief got my money.
The thief got your money?
Yes! I walked around the house but found no footprints. As your window was open, I threw
three coins onto the dressing-table. Those coins have vanished.
So, the thief is someone here!
I don't know about that. I have a suspect, I'll take you to where he's hidden his stash.
If you have a mountain climbing rope, bring it - it'll come in handy.
I'll tell you on the way.