The Village has always had a dark underbelly that the tourists never see. Sometimes, behind the neon lights and colorful images and characters, bad and evil things lurk, waiting to strike and hurt. No one is immune from it, not visitor nor those who live and work there. P.I. Matt Murphy's friend, Gabe Herschon has become a victim of a new evil that has appeared in the Village-people filled with hate and intolerance, intent on hurting those they deem subhuman. While Gabe lies in a hospital bed clinging to life, Matt Murphy, sets out to find those responsible and bring them to justice.