by Lawrence Johnson Sr.
Blackout is the prequel to Case of the Death Dealer
When an old friend from the neighborhood brings him a lost computer memory drive Steele is intrigued when he realizes that its contents has been encrypted. After learning that the owner of the memory drive was murdered under mysterious circumstances Alex Steele is reluctantly drawn out of retirement and into the most important case of his life.
Steele has finally met his match when he encounters the brilliant madman known by the name Chameleon.
Will Steele succeed in put together all the clues before Chameleon turns the US into a third world country or will Steel’s name be added to Chameleon’s long list of names in the obituaries?