The chilling true story of a newly married FBI poster boy assigned to an Appalachian mountain town in Kentucky. There he is drawn into an illicit affair with an impoverished local woman who becomes his star informant. She sees in him her means of escape; instead, it's a ticket to disaster for both of them. This scandal shook the foundations of the nation's top law enforcement agency, ending in the first ever conviction of an FBI agent for murder.
Did You Know?
The FBI agent, Mark Putnam was introduced to Rick Roberts by the U.S. Magistrate who was a running friend of Roberts. Roberts would later play the Pikeville Sheriff. That Sheriff he portrayed was the longest reigning Sheriff in Kentucky, 1962-2014. See more
My Faith Looks Up To Thee
Performed by Alexander McCabe See more