When the body of a young musician is found on the top of an abandoned, moving taxi, it appears that he is the latest victim of the taxi war. The murder provokes outrage from the local community, for whom Jimmy Valentine was a symbol of hope. The task of solving the case falls to Jake Mulligan, a new recruit to the Cape Town Murder and Robbery Unit. As his investigation progresses, Jake enlists the help of a journalist, Kate Edwards. Together they find out that there’s more to the case than meets the eye.