Mac tells the officers to be on the lookout for a man with a green Pinto who is going to commit suicide. An apartment manager finds a baby in a trash can forcing the officers to track down the mother. They track her down via the clinic where the baby was born and learn she is a drug addict. A woman spots five men stripping a car. She has the license number of their truck but tells the officer they are returning to complete the job allowing the officers to arrest the men. They find the green Pinto and with Malloy talking to the man and Reed coming in from the adjoining room they are able to stop him.
Did You Know?
While Sgt Mac is updating Malloy and Reed about the suicide suspect he describes the vehicle as a 1972 green Pinto. The Pinto they discover at the suspects motel is actually 1974 green Pinto. Visual cues are the rear tail lamps and the taller rear bumper on the '74. See more