John 'Uncle Flick' Flickinger breaks into the office of the Honer & Downing Trucking Company and during a fight his gun goes off. As he escapes, he throws a gun over the fence, where it is later found and hidden in a shoebox by the foster nephew of Flick and his sister Sylvia Thompson, branch bookkeeper for the trucking company. Sylvia tells co-owner Joe Downing that $4,000 is missing from her office, but both Downing and the other owner Frank Honer believe much more money has been disappearing from her branch in recent months, and are particularly suspicious of Bill Sheridan, the branch manager, whom she has also been romantically involved with. Panicking over Honer and Downing's suspicions, Sylvia while looking for Miles opens the shoebox in which the boy, Miles, placed the gun, but the box happens to be empty. Still, Sylvia is charged with murder after Downing is killed and she is seen running from the scene, and Perry defends her. Perry's bond with Miles may be a key to solving ... Written by
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When Miles is sent to his room by Uncle Flick, he fixes the bed, shuts the door, right before he climbs out the window, he goes to turn off the light. The lights go off before he turns the lamp switch. See more