Zorn - Wo kein Licht
"Soon darkness will fall across his eyes like a curtain, leaving him alone – alone with those dreadful images. And he knows who will have to pay for that, oh yes … "
In the early hours of the morning, a man jumps off a bridge, shooting himself before he hits the water. Another disappears, a third miraculously survives a massive car crash and goes into hiding. And the Annual Police Department Ball is cut short by an attendee's grisly death.
Chief Inspector Claudius Zorn is out of his depth – his partner, "fat" Schröder, is in the hospital with a severe concussion, a victim of the same pile-up Zorn is investigating, so Zorn must face all four cases on his own. He can't believe his bad luck – and is well aware that without Schröder's razor-sharp reasoning on his side, he may be up against the toughest challenge of his career. Just as all seems lost, he receives an anonymous message: The cases are connected by an insidious web of intrigue. Zorn soon suspects who may be behind it all, but neither his partner nor prosecuting attorney Frieda Borck believe him – a mistake with deadly consequences, as it turns out...
A new case for Chief Inspector Claudius Zorn and "fat" Schröder