In the Heat of the Night: Season 2, Episode 10

Tear Down the Walls (31 Jan. 1989)

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A skeleton in the closet of a local pastor surfaces after he mysteriously drops dead during a church service.



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Chief of Detectives Virgil Tibbs (as Howard Rollins)
David Hart ...
Hugh O'Connor ...
Dr. Harris Pendleton
Jon DeVries ...
Ed Rowen
J. Don Ferguson ...
Rev. Kenneth Haskell
Randy Martin ...
Lane Haskell
Dan Biggers ...
Joan Riordan ...
Claire Spence
Christina Reguli ...
Cassey Rowan


Detective Virgil Tibbs and Althea get invited to attend services by a minister who is trying to integrate his all white church, but soon afterward Gillespie and Tibbs must investigate what's behind the mysterious poisoning of the minister. Written by anonymous

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Just A Closer Walk With Thee
Traditional Folk Song
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