They survived a hostage situation; now, someone is killing them off.

When a violent husband tracks down his family at the center for abused women and children, Sofia Xander runs. He holds eight people hostage in a bid to get his wife and daughter back. Sofia has no choice but to kill him to protect herself and the others, but she is unprepared for the impact it will have on her.

Detective Ryan Xander is proud of his wife for doing what she had to in order to save lives, but he knows taking a life will affect her; he just never imagined she would shut him out. When someone starts killing off the surviving hostages, he could lose his wife to a killer, or she could walk out on him.