Trying to solve the case, Walker discovers that the robbery could have been a test for a much bigger goal: simultaneously robbing four banks lying next to each other. Alex had put Baker away because he routinely beat up suspects, and he terrorized anyone who complained about it.
After a bomb explodes in a bank across town which has just gotten in a valuable shipment, everyone goes to that bank. In the first regular season, Noble Willingham took over the role starting with the episode, "Bounty." Clarence Gilyard joined the cast, after departing his role on Matlock. But Alex has no proof that Baker is the man who is now stalking her.
When the powerful Yakuza director, Mitsua Usagi (Danny Kamekona) is killed in Tokyo by Congressman Leo Cabe's assistant, Karl Jaeker (John S.
When the actual robbery starts at the other four banks, it falls to Walker in an effort to catch the robbers and their leader, former CIA agent Orson Wade (Marshall Teague). That is because Baker is having his former cell mate Duane Hopkins (Mark Walters) do the stalking for him. And as soon as Baker doesn't need Hopkins anymore, he kills Hopkins.
In a subplot, Walker helps a young circus acrobat who was brutally raped by three goons cope with her assault and later protects her and two Russian jugglers who witnessed and stopped her attack, from the trio who try to run them out of town. Walker and Trivette spring into action when Alex is abducted and taken to a remote cabin by Baker.
Slade killed when he got too close to their scheme. Jones), a failed Texas Ranger applicant challenges Walker with his attempts to capture several escaped criminals, but he inadvertently endangers innocent civilians in the process.
Meanwhile, Trivette finds himself taking care of a dog named "Old Blue" after he and Walker save it from drowning after the hound was thrown into a lake. Meanwhile, Evie (Kim Myers), a young woman who works in the Ranger Office falls in love with a man named Tommy Williams, who unbeknownst to her, is actually the renegade vigilante Walker's looking for.
Yoshi's father taught martial arts to Walker and next to that, Walker realizes that Yoshi is still a Yakuza member.
Yoshi tells Walker that Karl and Cabe stole valuable Japanese art.
Worse would be if the series just isn't popular enough to justify going through the effort to find a new author, leaving fans to wonder What Could Have Been.
This can also happen with individuals who play a major role in creating a group work; for instance, actors or directors.
During a bank robbery in Fort Worth, Ranger Cordell Walker's partner Bob Mobley (Steven Ruge) is killed.