A Derry police officer who, along with his partner, Officer Conley, questions John “Webby” Garton about his involvement in the assault and murder of Adrian Mellon. Hughes is the only officer who seems personally impacted by Mellon’s murder. The details regarding the events at the fair leave Hughes feeling “tired and shocked and dismayed by [the] whole sordid business.”
Paul Hughes Character Timeline in It
The timeline below shows where the character Paul Hughes appears in It. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Chapter 2: After the Festival (1984)