Barnaby is hired by a woman to locate her fiancé; who disappeared along with some her valuables. The man who is a conman, has moved on to his next mark but one of his former victims finds him and threatens to reveal all to his latest mark so he kills her. At the same time some of the woman's friends catches him in a lie. Written by
Did You Know?
The yellow Jaguar that Dillman pushes into the canyon also appears in the Columbo episode, "The Greenhouse Jungle," which also stars Bradford Dillman. In both episodes the same footage of the car as it's pushed to the edge of the canyon is used, and the car's license plate is clearly visible. Footage of the car rolling down the side of the hill was shot from two different angles, one for each show. See more