In Waldorf Pines, a very rich, gated suburb of Philadelphia,
ostentation and pretension are the order of the day. But even by the local
standards, Martha Heydrich is a stone cold pain. She’s the stay-at-home wife of
a very rich husband, drives a pink sports car everywhere and is on all the
prominent local committees. She’s fake, into everybody’s business, and is
rumored to be having an affair with a local teenager, Michael Platte. One
morning she seemingly vanishes from her house and later that night her husband
Arthur returns home to find the pool house ablaze. Once the fire is
extinguished, the police discover two bodies, one is Michael Platte and the
other, too damaged to be recognized, is presumed to be Martha Heydrich.
The police think they know what happened, that Arthur killed
his wife and her lover over the affair. But then the DNA results come back and
the second body isn’t Martha’s at all, but that of an unknown man. With their
theory in tatters, and Martha nowhere to be found, the police to turn to ex-FBI
agent Gregor Demarkian to help them unravel the puzzling case. Download and start listening now!