In Dallas, a young woman is found stabbed, beaten, and burned on a bed. The victim’s 12-year-old niece and her mother are missing. Lead Detective Dale Lundberg soon discovers that this murder is extremely personal. In Memphis, Sgt. Mitch Oliver is investigating the homicide of a pool hustler found dead in a seedy motel room. The victim’s car is nowhere to be found. Oliver hopes if he finds the car, he’ll find his suspect.