1970. East LA. Gangs. Protests. School walkouts. A city on the verge of riots. And a serial killer is beheading young Chicanos. A hard-boiled detective with the help of a Mexican-American Sheriff's deputy seeks to stop the Azlan Assassin before he kills again. More
1970, East LA in social turmoil, riots ready to explode, school protests and walkouts, street gangs proliferating, and a serial killer is beheading young Chicanos. A hard-boiled investigator fresh off a dozen lost years of drinking from the bottle Lethe tracks the killer with the help of a Mexican-American Sheriff's deputy. Even as his devastating memory slowly begins to emerge, he must face remembering the horror that drove him to drink in order to stop the Azlan Assassin before he takes more lives.