23-year-old Laura gets her highest wish fulfilled when she receives an invitation to participate in the regional Miss Competition. But the glamorous dream is brutally interrupted when she is in the wrong place at the wrong time in the middle of a showdown between a criminal gang and the American drug police. Several police officers are shot and killed, and her best friend is missing. Laura tries to go to the police but discovers that she literally ends up in the clutches of the gang leader. Against her will, she sinks deeper and deeper into a brutal, criminal underworld.