You are lying in the gutter, shot by a desperate fugitive, a ruthless killer, and your life is slowly slipping away.
Travel alongside Ian McBriar, a police detective, whose last thoughts before losing consciousness are of the lives he hasn't saved and of the woman he loves.
Haunted by the crimes he has witnessed, the lives he has seen destroyed, he struggled with the past that makes him who he is.
This last case has hit too close to home. His insight and his perseverance have made the killer take a mad chance to kill Ian and escape.
Can he survive this attack? Can he stop the madman before others die as well?