Rico Rodriguez fled across the highway, and the policeman followed. Bullets nipped at Rico's heels as he left behind the smoldering embers of a Panauan fuel dump. Multiple oil tanks lay cracked open, consumed by fire. The lone cop, a corrupt lackey of an equally corrupt regime, was all that was left to pursue the man responsible. A man who worked for an American intelligence agency that sent him to this southeast Asian island to kill one of their own. The man they call Scorpio.