Barrat is an aged millionaire near his death, his relatives circling him like vultures waiting for what they think they will receive from the old man's estate. He finally dies, and leaves all of his wealth to his favorite granddaughter, Grey. This sets the rest of the relatives in motion
to get rid of Grey. Kelly, a detective, has trailed Grey's estranged husband to the house, but he disappears within the confines. Kelly stays to protect Grey from her vicious relations and romance blooms between the two.