Gervasio Robles Villa, son of a white man and an Oaxacan Indian woman, is imprisoned for assassinating his Fiancee, a crime that he did not commit. During his time in jail, he learns Wushu from a mysterious man called El Indio. The Main General of the police, Porfirio Ayala, convinced of Villa's innocence, decides to release him from jail. Nevertheless, this act of kindness is conditional. Gervasio will be able to remain free under one condition: he must work secretly with the police and to catch criminals who inhabit the city. Now, El Pantera must find himself, recover his life and discover what his destiny is, to be known as 'The Panther' all the while meets and falls in love with a beautiful woman named Lola.