Blue Mesa Arizona police chief, Les Poole is unexpectedly called first to a nearby Apache Indian reservation to be informed that a meth lab was discovered on a remote part of their land. A white man was seen leaving the area by tribal members. Tribal chairman, Charlie Yellow Horse also alerts Les that Mexican drug runners have been crossing the reservation under cover of darkness. Between meth and cocaine, Les becomes worried.On the same day, Les is invited to a large farm that borders Mexico. The owner, Maria Montoya informs him that Mexicans are poring across the border with drugs in one direction and money, the other. The two warnings set up a chain of events that lead Les on a chase to find the leader of the illegal drug enterprise and protect his town.Bodies begin piling up as the leader becomes desperate to eliminate all who have seen him and protect the crossings.