Dani Robinson is horrified to find a dead body in the creek but even more upset to realize the woman has been murdered … a woman she knows … a woman helping her find her birth mother. Was she murdered because of the research they were doing, or was it for another reason? Dani hurries to get help but ends up running for her life … someone is chasing her through the woods. Is it the murderer? Sheriff Alec Benson is searching for a reported missing person in his small town of Palmer when he finds the woman’s car abandoned beside the woods. After hearing a terrified scream coming from the woods, a young lady races out of the trees and into his arms. Can the sheriff find the man determined to ending Dani’s life and why?