Someone has it in for Lois and tries to kill her. It's up to her and Superman to find out who the mysterious aggressor is.
Jessica Fletcher, a retired schoolteacher from Cabot Cove, Maine, is shocked to find out that not only did her nephew send her manuscript to a publisher, but it's been accepted! Rushed to New York, Jessica is caught up in a whirlwind of publicity tours, book signings, and public appearances, but everything takes a turn when she attends a costume party in New Holvang and a private investigator dressed as Sherlock Holmes ends up facedown in the pool, shot. Jessica initially tries to stay out of things until her nephew Grady becomes the prime suspect, and Jessica decides to take matters into her own hands while fighting her attraction to Preston Giles, the first man to interest her since the death of her husband Frank.moreless
This episode picks up where the MAGNUM P.I. episode Ki's Don't lie ended with Higgins following Catherine Hailey, the woman who stole from a charity that's suppose to benefit an orphanage, to Los Angeles with the Simons following him. But upon arriving they discover that she paid someone to go on the plane in her place. They would learn from Magnum that Catherine is in South America in a country that has no extradition with the U.S. So Rick and A.J. offer to go get her with Higgins. They decide to pull a con her with A.J. pretending to be buying an emerald mine.moreless