On Father's Day 1982, a twelve year old was blamed for the multiple stabbing death of his father. The boy had no memory of doing it. He was convicted of murder and sentenced to two years at a mental hospital. Twenty-three years later, now a private detective and a father. His son is the same age as Joe was when he was accused of murder. This prompts Joe Hooks to discover what really happened that day two decades ago. Did he kill his own father or had something else happened?As he searches for the truth, he must deal with an uncooperative Detroit police force, rekindle his strained relationship with his siblings, protect his love one's from the threats of a mysterious stranger and live with the knowledge his estrange wife is sleeping with another man.Finding out the truth might prove deadly for Joe.