Originally Posted by gmw
It's got possibilities. Wolf tracks spotted nearby; the grandmother found dead too leading to suspicion of a serial killer; some person calling to take responsibility for her murder; call in Dr Grey and/or the team from CSI (pick your favourites); some sexual tension among the investigating team; a prankster that disturbs the evidence. It could take a good 800 pages before we finally found out for certain that the little girl's death really was natural.
That is all very well and good, but realize as the child grasps her head in pain, the sun explodes.