While tracking a skip, Colt witnesses the man with another. And while trying to get him, a rival bounty hunter tries to take him from Colt but with Howie's help they outsmart him. Later, Colt is approached by a prosecutor who wants him to testify about the man he saw his skip talking to before he caught him. It seems the man is an elusive criminal. Colt agrees. Later he is framed. When Colt is about to go to court, the prosecutor tells him that she suspects the man he is going to testify against framed him to not only discredit him but to cease them from investigating him. So she tells Colt to go on the run and clear himself. And to do that Colt sets out to find the girl who helped frame him. Pearl who put up Colt's bails wants Howie and Jody to bring him in and when they refuse, the rival bounty hunter takes the job. He then goes to the criminal and offers to take Colt out.