In the Heat of the Night Season 4

Season 4

In the Heat of the Night Season 4

First Air Date: September 18, 1990

First Aired on    :   1990
Episodes    :   22 episodes



Episodes

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4x22 A Turning (April 30, 1991)


Althea thinks Virgil needs a new line of work after seeing the aftermath of a deadly shooting at a roadhouse.Virgil finds himself in danger when they arrest the man who committed the crime.


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4x21 No Other Road (March 26, 1991)


Harriet tries to keep Eugene from giving up when his father faces the death penalty.And the police search for three suspects in connection to a robbery/murder.


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4x20 Just A Country Boy (March 19, 1991)


Bubba travels to Los Angeles to arrest an arsonist.When the man is murdered to keep him from talking Bubba teams up with a pretty insurance investigator to solve the crime.


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4x19 First Deadly Sin (February 26, 1991)


A serial rapist stalks Sparta.


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4x18 Laid to Waste (March 26, 1991)


Parker protects a blind woman who heard her neighbors murder.


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4x17 Paper Castles (February 12, 1991)


Virgil soon regrets telling an old friend that his new business partners are being investigated by the police.


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4x16 Child of Promise (February 05, 1991)


A story of two brothers one an honor student that Althea has great plans for, the other a dangerous drug dealer as they struggle to influence a younger sibling.


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4x15 Execution of Trust (January 15, 1991)


A psychiatrist tells Gillespie that one of her patients has confessed to a crime that another man is about to be executed for, but she refuses to divulge his identity.


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4x14 Shine on Sparta Moon (January 08, 1991)


A bottle of spiked moonshine leads to an accident that claims the life of one teen and blinds another.


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4x13 Blessings (December 18, 1990)


In this Christmas episode the officers share memories with a reporter from the Sparta Herald.


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4x12 Bounty Hunter (December 11, 1990)


Gillespie receives word that a former Spartan is wanted for the murder of a socialite in Houston.But a ruthless bounty hunter, sent by the victim's jealous husband is already in Sparta and sees the man's sister as a means to locate his quarry.


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4x11 Family Matters (December 04, 1990)


Virgil's dream of a better relationship with his Aunt Ruda and her son is shattered when his cousin takes part in a string of burglaries that result in murder.


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4x10 A Final Arrangement (November 27, 1990)


Sweet is heartbroken when an elderly woman who befriended him is murdered in her bookstore.


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4x09 A Problem Too Personal (November 20, 1990)


Harriet and Eugene are devastated after Gene's father is arrested for murder.


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4x08 Homecoming (November 13, 1990)


A lawyer has personal reasons for trying to gain early release for a man who was sent to prison after an accident he caused while drinking and driving.


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4x07 Quick Fix (November 06, 1990)


The investigation into the death of an abandoned infant leads to a mentally handicapped teenager.


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4x06 Hearts of Gold (October 30, 1990)


Bubba is reunited with his high school sweetheart, but his happiness is short lived after she resorts to murder to silence an attorney who was threatening to stop her from inheriting her late husband's estate.


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4x05 And Justice For Some (October 23, 1990)


Gillespie and his officers are outraged when a drug courier who ran down the son of Virgil's next door neighbor makes a deal with the F.B.I. to avoid prosecution.


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4x04 Perversions of Justice (October 02, 1990)


A mild mannered school teacher is accused of child molestation.


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4x03 Lessons Learned (September 25, 1990)


Gillespie sends Parker to confirm suspicions that a local truck stop is really a front for a prostitution business.When a young prostitute is found dead Gillespie is shocked at her fathers reaction.Parker is dismayed when he recognizes one of the ladies.


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4x02 Brotherly Love (2) (September 18, 1990)


Virgil is framed for murder and Gillespie travels to Philly to help him clear his name.


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4x01 Brotherly Love (1) (September 18, 1990)


Virgil goes to Philadelphia to investigate a friends death.And Bubba (reluctantly) fills in as Althea's Lamaze coach.




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