DI Wilbur Hayes is assigned a murder case after he recovers from a shooting incident while on duty. Ashley Stones, the daughter-in-law of a prominent politician is murdered in her artist studio and the murderer has decorated her body with paint.
The cunning murderer left no forensic traces and the evidence against the prime suspect is circumstantial. With a promotion subject to a successful outcome, DI Hayes is under external pressure to make an early arrest and under internal pressure to make the right arrest.
As of April 2022, Lenny is working on a final draft.