When the Zeindler gang rob the bank in Johnston’s Flats they take a young woman Hettie Norwich hostage. Lowly horse wrangler Jacob Millard against everyone’s advice sets out to find her. They say blood is thicker than water and the group of four wade through a crimson tide as they ride the dark trail and do battle with bounty hunters, Cheyenne warriors crooked lawmen and outlaws. The quartet is bonded by blood as they battle – bounty hunters, a Cheyenne war band, crooked lawmen and outlaws.