In the Heat of the Night: Season 7, Episode 21

Poor Relations (30 Mar. 1994)

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In a somewhat comical episode, Parker's stepfather returns to Sparta with his new wife and runs Parker out of house and home. Among Roy's possessions is an ornate painting, the value of which Roy is unaware.


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Episode credited cast:
David Hart ...
Hugh O'Connor ...
Sgt. Luann Corbin (as Crystal Fox)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Councilman Grover Dorsey
Victor Dufoxe
Oscar Vollen
Michelle Benjamin Cooper ...
Player Lady
Bitsy Mergere
Deborah Duke ...
Dealer Lady
Mark Johnson ...
Cpl. Luke Everett (as Mark Johnson)


Follow-up to Episode #6.14, "A Step Removed". Daddy Roy Eversole, Sgt. Parker Williams' shiftless step-father, returns to Sparta with his current love, Roda, and breaks into Parker's house. As the police arrive to investigate, Roy unloads a painting under the watchful eye of Oscar Vollen, master art thief. Oscar summons his henchman, Bitsy Mergere, to help retrieve the painting. Sheriff Bill Gillespie reminds Roy that he was not welcome in Sparta, and recognizes the painting as a valuable art object. Victor Dufoxe, a tough insurance investigator, follows the painting to Sparta from Miami where it was stolen. The plot is a spoof with a touch of Keystone Crooks, and a classic family squabble. Written by richardann

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