The body of a young woman is found partly submerged by a fisherman on the banks of Whiskey Bay, Louisiana. Major Hebert and Detective Bradford investigate the scene and determine the death is a homicide, and the team races to identify the victim and hunt down her killer.
The sheriff's office returns to Whiskey Bay, Louisiana, to conduct a sweep of the waters in search of dead bodies. A known dumping ground, Whiskey Bay was also reported to be the preferred dumpsite of one of the most infamous serial killers, Derrick Todd Lee.
Detectives conduct a routine sweep behind a levee to search for dead bodies. Major Hebert picks the particular location after receiving an anonymous tip that a woman, who went missing in 2002 and is presumed dead, may be buried somewhere in the woods.