One night in March, Dennis B.'s parents' house caught fire in Horb-Talheim, a small town on the Neckar. B. flees outside, his brother and mother are burned to death inside in just a few seconds. He gets into his Seat Leon and drives away. He disappeared for two days before police officers arrested him in a parking lot. With him they find cash, canned food and a 5 liter petrol can.