A young man witnesses a payroll robbery and murder and agrees to testify against the outlaw who committed the crime. During the trial, the witness is murdered and the outlaw is acquitted. When the witness' sister vows to ride into the Cherokee Strip, an area without law, to kill the man who gunned down here brother, Rangers Pearson and Morgan go undercover to entice the outlaw and his gang back into Texas to face legal retribution.
Someone is trying to frighten off potential buyers from a empty old house by shooting at anyone who shows an interest. The Texas Rangers are asked to investigate when a hobo is shot inside the building. During the investigation, the local sheriff finds a gold coin that might provide the motive for the killing and Ranger Pearson finds a stranger clue hidden in a pack rat's nest.