The Sweeney: Season 1, Episode 13

Abduction (27 Mar. 1975)

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After Regan gets a tip about an upcoming robbery from a trusted informant, the gang kidnaps his daughter to blackmail him into inaction.

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
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Garfield Morgan ...
Janet Key ...
Kate Regan
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DI Ken Knowles
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Brenda
Patricia Maynard ...
Miss Doreen Alexander
Stephanie Turner ...
Joe Gladwin ...
Stanley Proctor
Reginald Marsh ...
Arnold Foss
Arnold Diamond ...
Dr. Cohen
Naomi Chance ...
Miss Fay Mayhew
Eric Mason ...
Kenny Jarvis
Jonathan Dennis ...
Alan Foss
Michael McVey ...
Paul
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Storyline

A jewel robbery is to take place in Covent Garden and Regan gets wind of it. In order to delay him until they have committed the robbery the gang abducts Regan's young daughter Susie as a hostage. Although a separate investigation is mounted to retrieve Susie, Regan defies his wife and his superiors by getting his daughter back himself. Written by don @ minifie-1

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Action | Comedy | Crime | Drama

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Trivia

The story Harry the Worm, which Susie Regan's teacher is reading to the class, was written by Trevor Preston's son at the age of three. See more »

Goofs

Brenda tells Regan that the robbery will be "somewhere in Covent Garden" but not at Foss's jewellery shop. However when the robbery takes place and Regan beats up Kenny Jarvis, a sign "Arnold Foss & Sons, Jewellers" is visible. See more »

Quotes

Det. Sgt. George Carter: It's dated today... coincidence?
Det. Insp. Jack Regan: I don't believe in coincidence when a man's been murdered.
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Featured in Call the Cops: The Sweeney (2008) See more »

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