Liz Barlett (Loni Anderson) is a rookie journalist covering a series of murders. When Jerry Caper, one of Liz's best friends and fellow journalist, becomes the next victim she teams up with Dan Walker (Joe Penny), a freelance journalist, to track down the killer. It doesn't take long for the pair to become emotionally involved, but Dan soon finds that Liz has a past she would rather stays hidden.
Ambitious reporter, Liz Bartlett, secretly wishes that Jerry Caper, her business associate were dead. Yet her hidden desire soon becomes a reality when he is brutally murdered.
Investigative reporter, Dan Walker is assigned to the murder case and becomes intrigued by the pretty reporter. They begin a passionate affair but Dan can't dispel his suspicion of Liz's guilt.
When a second murder is commited, Dan probes deeper looking for clues in Liz's past. But just as the pieces of the puzzle begin to fall into place, Dan follows a lead, bringing him face to face with the killer in a shocking ending, filled with suspense.