A band of rowdy young punks accidentally kill a deputy in a barroom brawl. With Sheriff Coffee out of town, the mayor sends for legendary peace officer Wes Dunn to take his place temporarily and track down the gang. But it soon becomes apparent that Dunn is totally ruthless and brutal in the methods he uses to catch them.
Did You Know?
Sheriff Coffey (Ray Teal) is absent from Virginia City and is in St Louis, Missouri, a distance of over 1,800 miles. In 1870, the approximate era for the setting of this episode, St Louis had a population of over 310,000 and was the 4th largest city in the United States. Virginia City, Nevada was a "boomtown" and the population fluctuated from around 4,000 in 1862 to 25,000 in 1873. See more