This high octane thriller goes deep into the disturbing world of an unusual serial killer. Charles Robert Rastelli is one of the most dangerous men in all of Kansas City, Missouri. Maybe even the entire United States. He is also a shell-shocked Vietnam War veteran who lives with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Charlie’s self-esteem is shattered by the fact that he suffered genital mutilation from ammunition crossfire while serving in Vietnam. His life has spiraled out of control. An engineering marvel known as Brush Creek is where he finds solitude.
Brush Creek is an east-to-west stretch of sewage water, woods, wildlife, and concrete jogging trails. It is also one of his hunting grounds for potential prey. Failure to kill a certain woman becomes his pretext to building a murderous resume. Charlie lures women from prominent working class to prostitutes and drug addicts to his apartment. Strangulation is his method of murder. A Full Tang Monster Machete is his method of mutilation. His victim’s bodies are transported in large trashbags and dumped in Brush Creek.
The leader of an all-women’s support group is determined to put an end to the killing cycle fueled by Charlie. This diligent woman uses her own power and resources to make sure that more bodies won’t surface in Brush Creek. Will he meet up with the specter of death when he decides to go too far? Different communities assemble to end his homicidal escapades. Lock all your doors on this fast-paced thriller.