Gomer makes a citizen's arrest of Barney for committing the same traffic violation that Barney just ticketed him for. This causes Barney to overreact, resigning as deputy and demanding a jail sentence in lieu of paying the fine. When Gomer finds out how far it has gone, he tries to come up with a solution.
Did You Know?
This is the first episode in which Barney is seen smoking a cigarette. See more
Barney shuts off the patrol car's emergency light after he stops Gomer for the illegal U-turn. When he goes back to the car after giving Gomer the ticket, the emergency light is back on. See more
Mr. Bass, shut your mouth, and open up.
References The Twilight Zone