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A murder case becomes the springboard for a striking tale of a man coming to terms with his chaotic past.
SHOT TO PIECES
Is the story of NYPD 1 st Grade Detective Padraig Joseph Durr. Durr is a brilliant detective, but he is his own worst enemy. Durr catches a brutal drug-related street assassination in Brooklyn. There are overtones of a possible gang war. The Police Department and the city government would like to ignore
it. Only Durr and his partners seem to want to solve it. As Paddy fights through the obstruction and outright incompetence within his own department, he is on the verge of an emotional and psychological breakdown. After a lifetime of self destructiveness, fueled by a childhood of abuse and sexual exploitation, Durr is walking the razor’s edge between sanity and despair. In peril of losing his family, he has brought his personal life to the brink of ruin. Can he hold it together long enough to solve this murder? Can he come to grips with his ingrained sense of worthlessness and a lifetime of abandonment, to salvage his marriage and family life? Or will he implode, irrevocably destroying his career, his family and himself?