In the Heat of the Night: Season 2, Episode 7

Gunshots (3 Jan. 1989)

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Virgil Tibbs shoots and kills a robbery suspect during a foot pursuit, unaware that it was a girl.



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Chief of Detectives Virgil Tibbs (as Howard Rollins)
Joanne St. John (credit only)
David Hart ...
Hugh O'Connor ...
Ketty Lester ...
Hannah Carter
Albert Tolliver
Dan Biggers ...
Danny Nelson ...
Mrs. Earl
Benji Wilhoite ...
The Manager


Detective Virgil Tibbs responds to an armed robbery in which he is confronted with shooting a suspect. Afterwards, Virgil has problems coming to grips with results of his actions because the person he shot happened to be a teenage girl and to make things worse, the gun Virgil believed that was aimed at him cannot be found. Written by anonymous

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Drama | Crime | Mystery





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3 January 1989 (USA)  »

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