A long running serial killer case draws two prominent New Orleans detectives to the bayou country. Tiger has feasted on the undesirables. Enjoying the killing game, he has become extremely selective and very skilled in his trade. No one seems to care. Their leads provide little help, until Maurice converts a Native American psychic from suspect to friend. Over a drink, Maurice offers him a job and he reads Maurice's palm in a noisy bar room. There's a clue there if Maurice can decipher it and solve this mystery.