On 11 March 2005, Brian Nichols, Fulton County are in court docket in Atlanta, the rape trial. He manages to flee. Kills the choose coping with his case, Rowland Barnes and Julie Brandau reporters. Nichols is given in nationwide monitoring. In an try to evade police, Nichols Ashley Smith reached his condominium, a single mom who tries to do away with methamphetamine habit. Due to its addicted, Ashley danger shedding custody of her daughter. Ashley Nichols held hostage in his personal condominium. For 26 hours, Ashley is terrified though attempting to stay calm, not figuring out if life will do away with this case, if he would ever see her daughter once more.