Mini-series-type drama about a a woman who murdered her husband's ex-wife. In May 1981, Lawrencia Bembenek, an ex-model now a cop in the Milwakee Police Force, was arrested for the murder. Police claimed that Bembenek, accustomed to a lavish lifestyle killed in order to free her husband from expensive alimony payments. Lawrencia claimed a conspiracy, but she was sentenced to life imprisonment. After eight years she escaped to a small Canadian town where she worked as a waitress until her recapture.