Angle, DRAKE moving inside, firing and hitting the GUNMAN who’s been hiding within. We can see there’s a DEAD MAN on the floor in here – the unfortunate Sheriff of Tumbledown.
1. SFX: krak krak
2. GUNMAN: ghHh
Outside, DRUM has freed his long gun, shooting, backing to the door, as SHOTS smack into the doorframe and wall.
3. DRUM: I count FIVE.
4. SFX: BLAMM
5. DRUM: FOUR.
Inside the office, DRUM and DRAKE on either side of the doorframe, in cover, talking to each other.
JOHNS lays just outside the doorway.
6. DRUM: The Smoke?
7. DRAKE: I expect.
Stet, DRAKE and DRUM each leaning back as more shots smack the wood, sending splinters flying around them.
1. SFX: KRAK KRAK KRAK KRAK KRAK KRAK KRAK
Stet, both as they were in previous Screen, Panel 3.
1. DRUM: They’re very insistent.
2. DRAKE: Well, he’s an unforgiving employer, or so I hear.
Reverse, as the back door bursts open, another GUNMAN barging in, STEAM-ACTION REPEATING SHOTGUN in hand.
3. SFX: K-RAK
4. GUNMAN: HA!
Past the GUNMAN as DRAKE and DRUM shoot him with almost casual disdain.
5. SFX: krak
6. SFX: BLAMM
7. GUNMAN: nHHNn