Cold Pursuit (Paperback)
|Author: T. Jefferson Parker|
|When homicide cop Tom McMichael looks into the murder of an 84-year-old city patriarch named Pete Braga, the investigation soon expands to include Braga''s business, his family, the Catholic diocese, a multi-million dollar Indian casino, and the bad blood between the Braga clan and Tom''s family.|
From the Publisher:
Nothing is colder than bad blood . . .
California Homicide Detective Tom McMichael has every good reason to pass on the investigation of slain city patriarch Pete Braga. After all, it was former mayor and self-made millionaire Braga who killed Toms grandfather in a dispute over moneyand Toms own father who, allegedly, sought revenge by savagely beating Bragas son into imbecility. But there are others who hated the old man as well. And McMichael is a good cop determined to perform his duty to the best of his abilitiesdespite his growing feelings for the beautiful nurse who is the prime suspect in the brutal bludgeoning death . . . and despite a twisting trail that is leading him into deadly, dark, and very private places where he dearly wishes not to go.When the head of one of two feuding families is found murdered, homicide officer Tom McMichael, a member of the suspected family, is challenged to put aside his personal feelings in order to investigate suspects among the victim's caregivers, church brethren, business partners and more. Reissue.
When a prominent member of the San Diego community is found beaten to death, homicide cop Tom McMichael finds himself and his investigation tangled in a web of politics and corruption in which no one can be ruled out as a suspect.