When Tahoe Detective Owen McKenna answers his phone early one morning, a young boy named Paco cries out, Help me!
His Foster Mother Has Been Murdered
McKenna talks to Paco and discovers that the boy is trapped in the back of a speeding pickup somewhere in Tahoe. In the front of the truck are two men who have just murdered Paco's foster mother. The men want the boy, but they don't yet know that the boy witnessed the murder and that he hid in their truck.
Two Killers Are After The Boy
As McKenna races to find Paco, he learns that the two men are contract killers from Las Vegas. Their MO is to use electronic stun guns to immobilize their victims prior to asphyxiating them with plastic wrap.
Detective Owen McKenna Sets A Trap
While McKenna doesn't have a clue why the killers are after the boy, he knows that if he does nothing, the killers will keep coming for Paco. So McKenna plans to set a trap for them using Paco as bait.
If McKenna Fails, The Boy Dies
McKenna's plan carries a huge risk. If it goes wrong, he will be handing the boy to the killers....