Lies, secrets, and murder. All the makings of a good political race.
Standing under a tarp in a downpour at three a.m. is not how Lt. Damien Kaine wanted to start his day. But it’s better than how Glen Rossdale ended his. The prominent Chicago resident’s semi-nude body shows signs of prolonged torture.
This case thrusts Damien into Illinois politics and pits him against one of the most powerful families in the city. The Lockharts are in a race for the State’s highest political office, and Damien’s investigation is getting in the way.
As evidence unfolds showing a connection to a cold case, several high-ranking officials emerge as possible suspects. Including one of Chicago’s most beloved residents.
With the body count rising, and not sure whom he can trust, Damien must rely on his partner, Joe Hagan
As they get closer to the real meaning behind the gruesome string of murders, a new threat emerges. A familiar killer from Damien’s past who will do whatever it takes to remove Damien from the case, permanently.