Ethan Mars is a young architect, living on the east coast of America. Two years ago, he lost his eldest son in a car accident that left him in a coma. Once a successful and happy family man, Ethan is now grief-stricken and depressed; separated from his wife, and distant from his other son, Shaun.
Still suffering from the after-effects of the accident, Ethan is thrown into a nightmare when he discovers that Shaun may become the next victim of the Origami Killer. He will be forced to confront just how far he is prepared to go to rescue his son - and in doing so, he may be able to finally find redemption from the guilt and grief he feels.
Madison Paige is a young photographer, living alone in the city. Suffering from crippling insomnia and nightmares, she often finds herself checking into local motels for the night - seemingly the only place she can rest and relax.
Though she has no apparent connection with the Origami Killer case, she will soon find herself unexpectedly drawn into the investigation; when she does, she will show courage and commitment, placing herself in great danger to find out the truth.
Norman Jayden is a dedicated and thorough FBI profiler, sent into this unfamiliar city to support the police force with their investigation into the Origami Killer. Jayden specialises in utilising an experimental device called ARI ('Added Reality Interface'), which allows him to investigate crime scenes and analyse evidence in a unique way.
With the local cops resentful of both his methods and his very presence, he struggles urgently to piece together the evidence before it is too late, and another victim is discovered.
Scott Shelby, 45 years old, is a former cop who turned private investigator after 20 years with the local police department. Two decades on the streets have left him tough and cynical, but despite his sometimes hard demeanour, he has a sense of honour and compassion that shines through under pressure.
Shelby has been hired by the families of previous victims of the Origami Killer, and he is now conducting a parallel investigation into the case, searching for clues and leads that the authorities may have missed.
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