By Peter Seymour,Jason K. Foster
car injuries, drownings,
cliff falls, electrocutions ...
Detective Peter Seymour has noticeable all kinds of loss of life that you can think of in his time within the NSW Coroner’s courtroom and, after a long time in legislation enforcement, the tragedies are commencing to take their toll.
Dealing with dying day in day trip turns into an excessive amount of for Seymour and this professional veteran starts off to grapple with overwhelming emotions of worry and doubt. He comes to a decision to come to the police strength hoping the operational paintings could provide a few reprieve. destiny might have it in a different way as he's thrust instantly again into an excessive homicide investigation.
One Friday evening within the 12 months 2000, Nick Hanes is heading domestic after an evening out together with his pals. slightly two-hundred and fifty metres from his domestic, he's set upon by way of males. Bashed, crushed then murdered, Hanes dies after a mindless and random attack.
Seymour is termed to the St Mary’s crime scene. He examines the physique and discovers that there a really few clues and no leads, no witnesses. because the case unravels it takes each piece of his adventure, tenacity and resolution not to in simple terms become aware of the id of the perpetrators yet to additionally take care of his personal demons which are commencing to spiral out of control.
Deadly Paths tells the real tale of 2 males embarking on harmful paths. One guy reveals himself the sufferer of a violent crime, the opposite looking for justice for the useless man’s family members as he struggles together with his personal conflict with submit annoying tension disease, the results of a existence spent provide his inquisitive about others. either paths are intertwined, and there's no turning back.
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