The group successfully repelled an attack from a nearby group of bandits that were extorting Oleg and Svetlana, led by Happs Bydon, a rather debonair bandit, who after being defeated revealed the location of a large cell of bandits operating nearby. The left the bandit behind under the watchful eye of Scorpius to ensure he didn’t attempt to escape.
The party traveled quickly across the lands to catch the group by surprise, launching an ambush that claimed the life of 8 bandits, including their leader, Kressle and her deadly hatchets. The party captured alive a young, seeming misguided bandit by the name of Hiccup. He was the victim of an alleged noble conspiracy that led to his parents deaths and he turned to banditry to get revenge on the nobles. The party convinced him of the error of his ways and he agreed to work for Oleg for a year and a day to pay back his debts.