A fired employee harbors a grudge against a factory owner and trails them to a remote Nevada state park where he holds the man's wife and daughter prisoner while his accomplice collects money to ransom them. Blake and Sheriff Elder learn the husband is cashing checks all over Las Vegas and investigate the unusual financial transactions. Written by
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Lt. Rod Blake
Oh, hello. I'm Rod Blake, chief investigator for the Nevada state troopers. The shortage of water in the desert to the Southwest can be and has been a disaster at one time or another. There's a case on file, however, where a life was saved by an insufficent supply of water. I'll be back in a moment to tell you about it in a case we call, "The Perilous Picnic".