In Hummelstown, Pa., Dale Orwan is found savagely murdered in his home. Hetrick is immediately called to the scene, where he discovers a house of horrors. The only suspect is a mysterious redhead who left carnage—and her clothes—behind.
In Harrisburg, Pa., local DJ Tony Haines is found dead with multiple gunshot wounds to his head. Hetrick must determine if Tony was in the wrong place at the wrong time, or targeted for keeping a deadly secret.
When well-known bookie John Troutman is found brutally murdered in his apartment, Hetrick is immediately called to the scene. He must read John's many wounds to uncover a hatred that lies dangerously close to home.
Kim Granison is found fighting for her life in the middle of the street—the apparent victim of a hit-and-run. When she succumbs to her injuries, Hetrick suspects this might be more than an accident...it might be a murder.
The community of Hummelstown, PA is torn apart when 82 year-old Kathryn Bishop is found beaten to death. When every suspect has an alibi, Coroner Graham Hetrick's only hope to find the killer is evidence from an unlikely source.
When the body of Dale Bloom is discovered mutilated in his home in Harrisburg, PA, it's up to Dauphin County Coroner Graham Hetrick to read the numerous wounds and determine not only why Dale was targeted, but uncover the identity of a disturbed killer.
Career Army soldier Sam Gore is found viciously stabbed inside his home in Harrisburg, Pa. Dauphin County Coroner Graham Hetrick must look to Sam's wounds to determine if Sam was simply a soldier of misfortune or if the murder was premeditated.