Pablo's Ghost (Strike Force X Book 1) by Michael Newton
IN THE PREMIERE EPISODE OF STRIKE FORCE X THE TEAM IS ON THE HUNT FOR THE GHOST OF PABLO ESCOBAR AND UNVEILS A DARK CORRUPTION ALONG THE WAY.
The five-member SFX Corporation is a private military contractor working at various times for government agencies, individual clients, or on personal projects, rejecting any job offers that might place them on the "wrong side" ethically.
The team accepts a DEA contract to investigate a resurgent drug cartel in Colombia, allegedly led by the revenant of deceased narcotrafficker Pablo Escobar, reputedly killed in 1993 but now reappearing "in the flesh." The assignment places all SFX team members in mortal danger, ultimately placing them at odds with a "dirty" member of the agency employing them…