A Spider in a Web: Left Hanging
Carol knelt down, in the road, checking the scorched rubber marks of the truck tires.
“Ma'am, we're going to...oh.” The police officer trailed off, seemingly registering properly who she was. “Ms...er...Captain...” He stammered, fiddling with his hat, awkwardly.
“Danvers will do, officer.” Carol stood up, glancing past him.
More officers were investigating the lab, the damage inside. Carol had seen it, it looked like Jess had been in a hell of a fight.
“So, they took her. My friend.” She said, thinking it over herself, turning her attention back to the cop. “Was anything else stolen?”
“Spider-Woman?” The cop started, awkwardly.
Carol knew full well Jessica had a less amiable relationship with the city authorities. Plenty of reasons for that, on both sides, but she had a hard time fighting down the spike of anger at the lack of concern she'd seen so far.
“Yes, my...friend.” She repeated, insistently, hol