The Detectives (1959)/Shot in the Dark

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Shot in the Dark
Season 1, Episode 2
Airdate October 23, 1959
Production Number 2810
Written by Christopher Knopf
Directed by Arnold Laven
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The Detectives (1959)Season One
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Shot in the Dark is the second episode of the first season of The Detectives (1959), and the second episode overall.

Guest Stars: Lin McCarthy (Officer Forbes), George Dunn (Sooky), Bart Bradley (Carlos), Robert Carricart (Mr. Lavelli), Michael Lord (Pio Lavelli), John Newland (Howard Jensen)


Plot Overview

A shot in a dark alley ruins an after work poker game for the Detectives. It's bad enough that Officer Forbes shoots a teenage boy, but trouble is really brewing when Captain Holbrook hears that the boy is living in the Latino and Italian quarters of the city. Emotions are boiling to the point of eruption and Matt and his men have all hands full to prevent the uniformed cops from becoming victims of a vendetta...