The quiet events in Dodge City are disrupted when Matt has to gun down a young bank robber. Doc patches up the young bank clerk gone rebel, but there’s something not quite right with the situation.,
Sad word comes that the bandit has died, and now Mat’s work begins. He has to tell the mother of the dead man, and there’s the matter of the missing money from the robbery to find. Mrs Brooks can’t believe her boy could be involved in such a crime.
Weeks go by without any breaks in the case, and Mrs Brooks is eager to hear word that will cleanse the name of her son. An unusual turn of events sends Matt on the trail of the truth behind the robbery and rebellious youth.