Close Proximity is a 2015 mystery-fiction novel written by Robert Bussing-Jones. The story revolves around three characters: an FBI agent named Edward Jackson; a detective named George Yates; and a teenager named Daniel Fulton. These three play important roles in a widespread murder investigation that began in a small, rural area in Ohio that eventually became nationwide news.
The story takes place in 2012 in Waterville, Ohio.
- Edward Jackson, a well-respected FBI agent who investigates the Red Eagle killer.
- George Yates, a detective who investigates a series of bizarre crimes that have been occurring in Waterville.
- Daniel Fulton, a seventeen-year old who believes that the Red Eagle killer is operating in the town he lives in.
- January Phillips, the latest victim of the Red Eagle killer.