Here’s the next episode of Bugout! California.
Garrett ran out to the body in a crouch, startled when it rolled towards him.
“Hey, boss,” the ranch hand said. “Can’t get up.” He was an old man, looking too frail for his dress.
“What happened, Tommy?” He rushed over and helped him sit up.
“Some cretins showed up to steal cattle,” he said. “Cracked me over the head with a rifle butt.”
“Dammit,” Garrett said. “Think you can walk?”
“With help,” he said.
“How long ago did this happen?”
“Few hours,” Tommy said. “The other hands went on that hunting party.”
“They should’ve left somebody here with you,” Garrett said, shaking his head.
“They did. Casey’s around here someplace. We’d better find him. He might be hurt.”
“Did you see who it was? It wasn’t Islamists, was it?”
“Nope,” Tommy said. “Hungry Mexicans. I heard them talking. We would’ve gotten buzzed by the app if it was the…
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