the traditional carnival procession "Chienbäse" in Liestal one of the
participians is shot and another man is found dead in his flat in the
historical center. Some days later Joel's father has an accident. His
car has been manipulated - and Joel comes under suspicion. When he
disappears without a trace shortly afterwards this suspicion seems to be
confirmed. Only Samantha is convinced of her partner's innocence and
she starts to look into things herself – and winds up risking her own
In fast succession, Reto Bürgi, CEO of AarePharm, loses his brother and his
mother. It seems they were poisoned. When one employee disappears, the others
fear for their fate. Samantha, who works for AarePharm, initiates an
investigation. Will she find answers in the will and testament of the company's
founder, who died some time ago?
Indian by blood, Samantha finds her adoptive parents murdered one tragic day. Shortly thereafter, she is contacted by a stranger who claims to be her birth sister. Not knowing where else to turn, Samantha begins her own investigation and finds that her adoption papers have disappeared. Will she find a motive for murder in her own roots? Her search for the truth and her provenance ultimately leads Samantha to India.