Big Overtime, The
Broadcast: 13th December 1951
Added: Jan 07 2006
This was the last episode of Dragnet featuring Sergeant Ben Romero played by Barton Yarborough who created and starred in the role of Sergeant Ben Romero and who died on December 19th, 1951 six days after this episode was broadcast.
Detective Sergeant Joe Friday was assigned to homicide detail. A twenty-two-year-old girl has been abducted and her family receives an anonymous message. The abductor demands $30,000 for the safe return of the girl. It’s Friday’s job to get him…