FBI Agent Laurel Evertsons investigation into a scam targeting the elderly takes an unexpected twist when key evidence leads her to Morton Wilmington, a felon she arrested five years ago on her first undercover assignment. That case has haunted her since, and though shes vowed to forget Wilmingtonand what she sacrificed to put him awayhe is now her best lead.
Houston Police Officer Daniel Hilton fears his grandparents may be the scammers next targets, and hell do anything to protect his familyeven force interagency cooperation. But hes quickly drawn to Laurels empathy and zeal and agrees to follow her lead . . . even if it means teaming up with a felon.
As the unlikely trio uncovers evidence suggesting the scam is more extensive and deadly than they imagined, both Laurel and Daniel find themselves in the crosshairs of a killer. Together they must decide if they can trust Wilmingtons claims of redemption, or if hes leading them straight into a double cross.