Basic, Nevada. In a flash of anger, Lenore Swensen kills her grandmother. Filled with revulsion by her actions, she chooses to try and get away with the murder.
After eluding the eye of the authorities and driven by her guilt, Lenore is forced to make some very difficult choices. In the meantime, Will Jamieson of the Basic Police Department is on the case. A bulldog of a man, he hates these kinds of cases and sinks his teeth into the investigation.
With both the Basic Police Department and the State Attorney on the case, will Lenore escape the hand of justice? And in the end, does she even want to?