Ex-cop John Jordan must determine if the death he witnessed was murder, accident, or suicide — though it might cost him his life to do so.
John Jordan thought he had put murder investigation behind him for good — his own good. After the toll the cases he worked in Atlanta had taken on him, he returns to the Florida Panhandle in search of the serenity that has so long eluded him. However, when he witnesses the shocking and bizarre death of Ike Johnson, he realizes he can no longer run from his true calling. Now he must determine whether it was murder, accident, or suicide — before one of these fates becomes his own.
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