In the Heat of the Night: Season 1, Episode 4

Fate (22 Mar. 1988)

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Racial tensions boil over in Sparta when a married, white woman has an extramarital affair with a black businessman.



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Episode cast overview:
Chief of Detectives Virgil Tibbs (as Howard Rollins)
David Hart ...
Patrolman Junior Abernathy (as Christian Le Blanc)
Eric Hayes
Robin Strand ...
Andy Sommers
Edie Sommers
Mace Trapnell
Stocker Fontelieu ...
Peter Gabb ...
Hugh O'Connor ...


When an affluent married white woman have an affair with a black businessman from New York, racial tensions reach a breaking point in Sparta. Also, Detective Tibbs isn't too thrilled when Chief Gillespie gets his help in searching for Bubba's cousin who is a suspect in a moonshining operation. Written by anonymous

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