There is a killer on the prowl, terrorizing the streets of Portland, Oregon, brutally beating men to death. Each victim was recently on trial for domestic abuse, but each was released. The press is having a field day with the new vigilante killer, but it’s up to Detective Sergeant Ray Barkley and his partner, Detective Nina Preston, to stop the killer.
Among the suspects is Criminal Court Judge Carole Cranston, who presided over the trials of each victim. As the case heats up and the body count rises, Ray sees signs pointing toward Carole as the killer—but he also begins to realize he might no longer be objective where she is concerned. But neither is Nina. She’s determined to prove Carole is the killer for hidden reasons of her own….
"Justice Served is a model of crime fiction .... Flowers may be a new voice in modern mystery writing, but he is already one of its best voices."
"A clever mystery with many suspects.... Vividly written, this book holds the reader's attention and speeds along." --Romantic Times
"R. Barri Flowers has created a superb mystery .... It's a great book that any mystery lover will adore." --RAWSISTAZ Reviewers
"This author weaves a magical web, as well as, a tangled one [and] wraps up the mystery thriller beautifully .... Will be recommending this title to many!"
--Huntress' Book Reviews
"This novel has lots of twists and turns and is a very fast read with believable characters and a very tense setting."
--Midwest Book Review
"An A+ suspense/mystery with a touch of heartfelt romance.... Is not just simply compelling, it also activates reader's consciousness.... Powerful legal suspense is riveting."--Fresh Fiction
"The magic behind R. Barri Flowers' terrific suspense thriller is that the serial killer is in plain sight as the clues are laid out for the audience to determine .... Fans of police procedural serial killer thrillers will want to read this fine tale while anxiously waiting to follow the next investigation."--Harriet Klausner