While the town of Harding grapples with a catastrophic and unexpected flood, a young businesswoman is found dead on the steps of her father’s mansion.
Detective Kyle Villante gets his first call after a two-year undercover stint that ended in a bloodbath and marred his reputation with the brass. But he doesn’t get to work the case alone. Detective Solomon Aduwo of the State Police has arrived in Harding to assist with the investigation. Villante bristles at the intrusion, but he and Aduwo set out to work the case, all while Villante struggles to keep ghosts of the past from coming back to haunt him. Meanwhile, Aduwo has come to Harding with secrets of his own and an agenda that could doom Villante’s future.
Murder Upstream is a thrilling mystery, full of vivid characters and suspense.