Heckle is another of the gunmen Josey recruits for the shooting at the Singer’s house. He is the only one of these recruits to survive the shooting, and afterward he admits his involvement and begs the Singer’s forgiveness. Impressed, the Singer takes him into his inner circle. Heckle is highly intelligent, a fact that impresses Josey.
Heckle Character Timeline in A Brief History of Seven Killings
The timeline below shows where the character Heckle appears in A Brief History of Seven Killings. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Part 1, Chapter 8
...chance to escape poverty and stop having people treat him like “some animal.” He and Heckle kidnapped the champion jockey and forced him to promise that he would purposefully lose the... (full context)
Part 1, Chapter 16:
Part 2, Chapter 17
Part 2, Chapter 19
Part 3, Chapter 3
Part 3, Chapter 5