Slim is leaving for Cheyenne on company business while the stage driver, Mose, gives Jess a letter he received in Laramie. Jess Harper is filling in as deputy sheriff in Laramie when he discovers vie the letter his big sister Francie is not dead as he's believed for four years. Francie has come to Laramie seeking Jess' help to bury her "dead" husband, gunman Ben McKittrick. Ben was wounded by the Keefer brothers and is hiding after having killed one of them in a fair fight, Francie hopes that Jess can help her fool everyone so that they can live in peace. It becomes complicated when the three Keefer's show up in Laramie demanding the body of McKittrick. They hide the wounded Ben at the Sherman ranch while Jess keeps an eye on the Keefer's in Laramie. So begins a dangerous game between Jess and the Keefers with the townspeople of Laramie in the middle as the Keefer's damage their property hoping to force someone to tell the location of Ben. In the end either Jess will be left standing ...
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Jacqueline Scott plays Jess's older sister, Francie.. Jim Davis plays her husband, Ben McKittrick. See more