Automan: Season 1, Episode 12

Death by Design (2 Apr. 1984)

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When a friend of Jack's, another cop, is killed while working with him, they think that the killer is a professional hitman, but because of insufficient evidence, they can't hold him. ... See full summary »

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Heather McNair ...
Roxanne Caldwell
Gerald S. O'Loughlin ...
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Cursor ...
Himself
John Ericson ...
Woodrow 'Woody' Oster (as John Erickson)
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Tracy Morgan
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Eric LeBlanc
Lance LeGault ...
Simon Rafferty
Eric Server ...
Gill
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Tom Sholes
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Crime Boss (as Michael Gazzo)
Edward Mallory ...
Nate Hester
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Noah Jeffries
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When a friend of Jack's, another cop, is killed while working with him, they think that the killer is a professional hitman, but because of insufficient evidence, they can't hold him. However, Walter comes up with a plan to get the man to turn on the ones who hired him, by planting stories about other criminals who escaped prosecution because of technicalities or insufficient evidence, ended being killed by a vigilante. And when a reporter suspects it's Jack, Walter has Auto pose as a rogue cop. And Jack learns that the killer is working for a loan shark who is trying to get the owners of a fashion house who borrowed money from them years but paid them back, to give an interest in the business which they refused so they hired the killer to kill one of the partners and the other one is next but she refuses to give in. So Walter has Auto watch her. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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