About to retire after 32 years, Sheriff Bill Gastner expects his last few days in office to be quiet ones. Wrong! A drunk-driving binge by a local teenager results in violent behavior and his fatal tumble into oncoming traffic. Adding to the tragedy, the boy's father is found dead in his kitchen. Is this all a terrible coincidence -- or is something more sinister afoot? Sheriff Gastner's findings result in the toughest, deadliest couple of days of his career!