September 13, 2072
The groups meets with a new Johnson. Mr Johnson explains that a reporter for the Seattle Spectator has come across some info that should stay hidden. The datafile is now in the reporter’s apartment on the 12th story of a high-security high-rise. With the assisstance of a hired mage the group carjacks and kidnaps the reporter and then repeatedly stun/revive/torture hum. Afterward they force him to escort two of the runners past the buildings security. Having found the info the runners must set a fire and then shoot their way through secuity to escape.
After the run is completed two of the runners cut the reporters thumbs off and leave him hanging by his wrists and bleeding heavily in an abandoned building in the Redmond Barrens.