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"Partners in Death"
AIRDATE: 05.07.86


WHAT SAID:  

Corrigan and Stacy's preoccupation with each other leads to an incident that leaves Hooker wounded.

SYNOPSIS:  

Corrigan and Stacy are in hot pursuit of two burglary suspects when their car goes into a spin and crashes. Corrigan pulls Stacy from the car goes into a spin and they share a kiss. Meanwhile, Hooker learns that all of the homes that have been burglarized had their alarm systems installed by the Safety Plus Security Co. Hooker goes there and learns that Marcus Douglas was caught going through customer files before he quit. Responding to another robbery call, Hooker, Stacy and Corrigan team together. While Hooker is checking out the house, Corrigan and Stacy, worried about one another, leave their posts, resulting in Hooker being shot by one of the burglars. After seeing that Hooker will be all right, Stacy and Corrigan pursue the burglars. The burglar's car crashes. Danny manages to escape, but Stephanie is apprehended by Stacy and Corrigan. A tip comes in that Marcus Douglas has been fencing for some merchandise and Hooker goes to check out the information and winds up shooting Douglas in self-defense. Hooker splits up Stacy and Corrigan. Corrigan, with his new partner, Pat, go undercover, putting the word out on the street that they are looking for some special merchandise. When Corrigan receives a call from a woman saying she has what Corrigan wants, Stacy realizes that it is Stephanie who was recently released, and she and Hooker follow Corrigan. When Danny realizes Corrigan is a cop, he pulls a gun and knocks Corrigan unconscious and puts him in his car. He loses control of his car while trying to escape, but jumps from the car as it drives off the pier into the water. Stacy jumps in to rescue Corrigan while Hooker apprehends Danny.


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GUEST STARS:

Paul Lieber
"Danny"

Marcy Lafferty

"Stephanie Bailey"

Vanessa L. Williams
"Pat Williamson"

BEHIND THE SCENES:

Shatner's daughter Lisabeth came up with the idea for this episode, presented it to the producer, then wrote the first draft of the script. They liked it so much that they had her write a second draft, which was used for the episode.

(courtesy of "Captain's Log: William Shatner's Account of the making of Star Trek V", written by Lisabeth Shatner -- by way of TJ-Hooker.com viewer Steven Kale)


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