The Discarded is about a successful journalist, Logan Fletcher, who is released from a 10 year prison sentence in New York for being responsible for the death of his daughter in a drunk driving accident. After losing everything, his wife, his home, his job, Logan decides to come back to a small rural town in Southern Florida where he was raised. Now broken and shattered, Logan attempts to regain some of the respect he used to have as a journalist in the city. His search for a story eventually leads him to a young girl's body in the woods. So begins his path attempting to solve the murder of this girl only to find himself wrapped up in a town covering up a terrible ranch, run by Mr. Black, that takes in disheveled teenagers and attempts to "cleanse" them. It's a story about love, loss and a man who gets the chance to redeem himself for the death of his daughter by saving a young girl in peril.