Hard-core robber and murderer August Tillman escapes from maximum security prison to recuperate the $500,000 loot from his last bank robbery, which requires finding and torturing his high-school cahoots. He becomes the test case for U.S. Marshals Charlie DuChamp and Ray Zancanelli's daring new program, recruiting escape artists from US prison nationwide to earn early release by helping them chase and capture escaped fiends.
Xavier Price escapes from prison in the midst of a candlelight vigil outside the penitentiary. The Breakout Kings are immediately brought on the case to try and track him down. It turns out this violent criminal is a "collector," and has a history of kidnapping women, torturing them, and holding them captive in basements. Once the team learns he currently has a woman hidden away somewhere, the race is on to the find her before Virgil can harm her.
Christian Beaumont doesn't just have an axe to grind with the prison system, he's got an axe to grind with the entire system of organized government. The gang must find this escaped felon before something else is destroyed. And the stakes become even higher for the team when Beaumont sends an explosive package to Charlie DuChamp's home. Meanwhile, Lloyd Lowery wonders who his real father is and why his mother never told the truth about him.