Years ago, Amos Warren, a prospector, was gunned down out in the desert and Sheriff Brandon Walker made the arrest in the case. Now, the retired Walker is called in when the alleged killer, John Lassiter, refuses to accept a plea deal that would release him from prison with time served. Lassiter wants Brandon and The Last Chance to find Amos's 'real' killer and clear his name.
Jance, Judith A. J. P. Beaumont mysteries.
Cold cases (Criminal investigation) -- Fiction.
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction.
Police -- Washington (State) -- Seattle -- Fiction.
Private investigators -- Fiction.
Seattle (Wash.) -- Fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Horne, J. R., narrator.