Bobby, a pickpocket, tempts fate by lifting the badge of a New York City detective, much to the annoyance of his viciously manipulative fence Jax. Becoming the center of a citywide search, Bobby is reprimanded by Jax for bringing the eyes of the cops too close to his business. At the same time, Bobby runs into an even bigger challenge - three months after a passionate affair with Lucy, he discovers she is pregnant with his child. With the two worlds colliding, Bobby is forced to reevaluate a lifetime of missteps. In a city where he was once invisible, he is now very much exposed. After being hunted by the police and confronted by Lucy, Bobby must decide between the criminal lifestyle he once led, and finally taking responsibility for his actions.