Witch Hunt is a Gaunt's Ghosts short story by Dan Abnett. It was released in 1999. It follows the efforts of Inquisitor Lilith to prove that Milo is a witch following a betting scam conducted by the Tanith First aboard transit, while Gaunt feverently tries to defend his young adjutant. It was used as the Character Study chapter for Milo in Ghostmaker.

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  • Ties in directly with the main original narrative bulk of Ghostmaker
  • Is the first of two portrayed scenes where Varl runs a betting scam involving members of other regiments (the other being in Straight Silver)
  • Ties in with the Volpone-Tanith feud from A Blooding.