Dating for cops
Though Juan justified his shooting story by saying it was his former partner's actions, the journalist reveals him to have actually been a brutal enforcer for Franco's secret police force, and to have once been known as 'The Crow'.In the morning, before they drive home, Juan asks a stoney-faced Pedro if they 'are good'.
I know all the little tricks, all the cafés thatll feed a copper for free, the places to stand out of the wind, the cushy jobs, the pubs where the uniform will get you a buckshee pint; I know the grease on which this city runs and I know the difference.
All seems well for the detectives too, as Pedro sees a promotion and relocation closer to his own home and wife.
On the final night of their stay however, Pedro receives photographs from a journalist who has helped on the case.
It is revealed that the riverboats and marshes are being used to smuggle and transport heroin, and that Antonio had stolen a kilo and sold it, getting him in trouble with the locals.
However, the locals involved in the drugs seek out the detectives, revealing their participation in drug smuggling in full but claiming they had nothing to do with the sisters' deaths.