The small town of Killman Texas became the focus of racketeers, when an oil boom changed everything. Protection rackets have the honest operators under their control, but a murder has the Texas Rangers on the case in the tight lipped town. An outright investigation will get no where, so Jase Pearson needs to go undercover.
Petty criminals come and go, when cops lock them up, but Jase is willing to look the other way to get to the top dog in the crime scene. As a couple of wandering cow pokes, Jase Pearsonm, and his partner get in under the radar of the gangsters. Can Jase link the murder of Powell to what the gangsters are really trying to do in town? Can all the gambling dives be shut down in one fell swoop?
From their vantage point in the underworld, Jase talks his partner through the gang control, and where the layers of crime point. Clues begin to paint a picture of who the kingpin of crime is. Now it’s time to put the pressure on, and make the bad guys squeal. The rangers have the chance of a lifetime to bring down the house of cards, but can they move before the gangsters recognize they’ve been infiltrated?