Briscoe and Logan get an anonymous call that a Manhattan millionaire playboy has been murdered. But his widow and her lawyer claim that the death was natural causes, and the detectives are getting nowhere, until the dead man's son produces evidence he says proves that his stepmother committed murder. Written by
Did You Know?
This episode is based on the Sunny von Bulow murder which was famously portrayed in the book and the film Reversal of Fortune
(1990). Both the real life case and this episode involve insulin injections and family interference with the investigation. See more
[an elderly witness has called the police department
Lt. Anita Van Buren
[Hangs up phone
Any one of you have a girlfriend in a nursing home?
Det. Mike Logan
That would be Lennie.