Detectives Calladine and Bayliss hunt for a vicious killer. The fist victim is found on waste ground. His tongue has been cut out and stuffed down his throat. Then another body is found dumped in a lake up in the hills. The same gruesome murder method is used. And guess who the detectives’ new boss is? The incredibly difficult Stephen Greco. A twisted killer. . . and a wicked twist!
Meanwhile, Ruth Bayliss’s personal life is falling apart and someone is targeting local businesses with ransomware. The prime suspect is a criminal Calladine thought he’d seen the last of. Who’s the serial killer and who’s next on the list? In an ending with a massive twist, the detectives find everything they believed is wrong.