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Clifton Coleman in 1999
Coleman in 1999
Clifton Coleman in 2005
Coleman in 2005
Clifton Coleman
Portrayed by Richard Ian Cox
Episode Start Up
Status Arrested

Clifton Coleman was an investor in Amy Lind's company, LionStaff, and the mastermind of her murder in "Start Up".

Amy had already grown weary of her business partner Scott Sawyer's extravagant spending and the financial failures of LionStaff. But when she started catching on to the stock cheats that he and Coleman committed, Coleman decided to get rid of her with Scott's help. He laced an energy drink with his medication which Coleman knew would induce a heart attack in anyone not prescribed to take it, as he had done similarly to his wife for her money. He then instructed Scott to give the bottle to Amy so she'd be poisoned. While initially reluctant, Scott decided to do it to avoid jail and get ahead. He met Amy at the dock where she did her morning rowing, gave her the bottle and watched her drink it. Moments later, she suffered a heart attack and died in the middle of the lake.