A retired judge has been found brutally murdered on the outskirts of Las Vegas, complete with a macabre yet masterfully intricate tattoo on his face . . . the third seemingly random victim of the mysterious kidnapper dubbed by law enforcement as the aTattoo Man.a The judge wasnat the first person to have been abducted, drugged, and permanently altered with tattoos and body modification . . . but he was the first to wind up dead. At the same time, several other deceased are turning up all over Sin City with their body art mercilessly removedaand the timing would seem to suggest to those in authority that all of these crimes are somehow related. But Las Vegasas top crime scene investigatorsaCatherine Willows, Ray Langston, Nick Stokes, Sara Sidle, and Greg Sandersaarenat jumping to any conclusions, as they attempt to connect the dots by entering the secretive and tight-knit body art communityaone that is intensely wary of outsiders. . . .Langston swung the Ford Taurus beater toward the parking lot in front of Raven Lunar, one of several tattoo shops ... at headquarters, it came as no surprise to him when the req officer on duty instead handed those keys to Nick and Sara. ... He keyed off his ignition now, checking the dash clock as the Ford groaned to a halt.
|Title||:||CSI: Crime Scene Investigation: Skin Deep|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2010-08-31|