After just been released from jail, Leo is re-hired at the paper to write a popular column about crime. Called to the scene of an apparent overdose of a young native man, Leo witnesses some rocks falling out of the body bag, at first he believes they are crack but discovers that the rocks are really diamonds and Leo gets dragged into a deadly conflict between the mining companies and a murderous native street gang.
Leo Desroches series ; 3
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