Charles B. Pierce directs this American slasher horror. Eight months after the end of the Second World War, the small town of Texarkana, Arkansas is terrorised by a serial killer known only as The Phantom (Bud Davis). When a series of young couples are murdered in lovers' lanes around Texarkana, famed criminal investigator Captain J.D. Morales (Ben Johnson) is brought in to find the killer while the town descends into a frenzied panic. But will the town's forces be able to catch the elusive murderer?