The charming village of Chancey in Lincoln County, New Mexico, isn't the usual place for murder or intrigue. So when the infamous Sullivan family patriarch is murdered, rumors fly. His ex had run off years earlier, and no one blamed her. Their daughters had also fled. Could one of them have returned to kill the abusive old man? Or did a neighbor just get fed up with the mean hombre?
While investigating the crime, Deputy Sheriff Robbie Jenkins launches a risky plan to find the killer, expose a long-hidden, complex entanglement, and ignite a past situation into a gift no one could imagine.