Mac and crew receive a cryptic note from undercover officer, Trigamundo, during an investigation into the state's largest drug ring. At a stakeout of the Embarcadero Hotel, where a large drug buy is supposed to take place, Shields shoots Mac; Shields is taken into custody. But, their real target the top man, a.k.a. The Possum, is "tipped off" not to appear for the buy so he eludes capture. At the hospital, a wounded Mac is lying on a guerney in a corridor, heavily sedated and awaiting surgery, when Mac hears cries coming from a nearby room. Mac staggers towards the cries and sees two masked orderlies smothering a man with a pillow. Mac tries to stop them, but he is groggy and has lost a lot of blood. When Mac awakens from surgery, there are no dead bodies which support his hazy memories. Hospital personnel try to convince him and Sally that he dreamt or hallucinated the entire incident. But did he? Mac stubbornly leaves the hospital and he and Enright continue investigating. A fresh ... Written by
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At the end, the actor playing the video technician presses the wrong button for Play, as he must have pressed the Fast Forward button instead, since the wheels holding the tape spin at a much faster rate than they would for Play. See more
References Let's Make a Deal