Space City, really? Well, good! Glad to hear it. Sauerkraut is the only thing I've written in which I kept snickering while writing a death scene -- a terribly inappropriate reaction, but there you are.
You know, Marian never does fully understand what happened; but even if she did, she'd still have grounds to arrest King -- criminal neglect, withholding evidence, etc. Someone who causes other people to die through sheer carelessness ought not to get off scot free. Ah, well. Maybe the woman with the vampire bite tattooed on her neck will visit him in prison.