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State Trooper "Inherit a Bullet"

Released in the United States 1956 - 1957 Episode
Season 2 Episode 32 - Made for TV

30 minutes - B & W

Rod Cameron stars as Officer Rod Blake in this western themed crime drama set in Tonopah, Nevada. Based on true cases from the files of the Nevada State Police. This episode After the death of a wealthy rancher, Katherine Baker Easton arrives in Reno claiming to be the dead man's estranged wife. The rancher's mother believes that Katherine is trying to perpetrate a hoax, but when Easton's son is shot in the back and another bullet is blasted into the woman's car Blake searches for evidence that one of the rancher's heirs believes Katherine's story and doesn't want anyone else getting a cut of inheritance.

Some of the Cast

Rod Cameron
as Lt. Rod Blake

Sara Haden
as Agnes Easton

Anne Sargent
as Katherine Baker Easton

Carol Leigh

The film was directed by Boris Sagal
Written by Lawrence Kimble
Production Company was the Revue Productions
Filming locations: Goldfield, Tonopah, Virginia City