Dragnet Episode 17

Dragnet Episode 17 – Truck Hi-jackers – Tom Laval

Duration: 29:15

17 Truck Hi-jackers – Tom Laval

Title: «Tom Laval – Truck Hi-jackers»
Case Details: Ben Romero, Chief of Detectives Ed Backstrand. Burglary (Nightwatch)
Original air date: October 1, 1949.

A gang of hijackers has started to work in Los Angeles and have stolen truckloads of merchandise. The cops have a lead on a Thomas Laval, who admits to being involved in a truck hijacking. While in Friday and Romero’s custody, he jumps out of a window, and both detectives are accused of his death.