Hans Wiman´s remains are revealed when a house burns to the ground. When the initial investigation shows that Wiman was dead prior to the fire, the police start looking for a murderer.
Wiman proves to be a master of mystery. Kurt is drawn into the case when he finds a warehouse, rented in Wiman´s name, filled with counterfeit paintings. When he engages the help of local art expert Katrin both the investigation and Kurt´s pulse move into high gear, as the detective finds himself taking a personal interest in his new colleague.
However, Kurt risks overstepping boundaries and taking things into his own hands as he tries to determine what is real and what is not.