Interrogator Erik Backstrom is forced to return to his former home village to solve a murder mystery, in which the local polices and some hunters and even his family seem to be involved. Conflicts are coming up, especially between Erik and the local police officer Torsten. Torsten does not support Erik very much in his job and has, for personal reasons, already arrested a suspected perpetrator. Eric decides to take great risks when he starts digging in the criminal material of the murder case.