Originally Published 7/28/04
DARK HORSE COMICS
(W/A/CA) Stan Sakai
On sale July 28, 24pg, b&w
This issue of Stan Sakai's beloved rabbit ronin features the return of fan-favorite character Inspector Ishida! Ishida and his police force are plagued by Nezumi, a master thief who pillages homes while leaving the occupants unharmed. However, when prominent merchant Hasami is murdered, eyewitnesses accuse the hooded burglar of the crime. Was Hasami killed for catching Nezumi red-handed, or is there more to the story? With another new pickpocket in town as well, Inspector Ishida is "After the Rat"!
Please note: Picture is a stock photo with no text, however actual comic is not a virgin cover