The local coal mine in the town of Black Rock becomes a crime scene when a miner’s daughter is assaulted in its tunnels. She utters only one word, "Pineapple," which leaves the town baffled. Tensions rise as the town's sheriff begins the investigation, shutting down the mine indefinitely. The owner of the mine uses the opportunity to shut down the dying mine indefinitely, threatening to destroy the economy of the entire town.

A rape. A mystery. A small town.