Phil asks Belker to pick up a ring for him at the jewelerâ€™s, and clues him and Furillo in on his decision to pop the question to Grace. Renkoâ€™s girlfriend dumps him and puts the moves on Coffey, who rebuffs her. A frightened Eddie comes to see Belker about witnessing the antics of a murderer â€" Eddieâ€™s boyfriend. The precinct meanwhile is kept busy answering phone calls concerning the governorâ€™s stolen dog, and Furillo discovers that they exhumed the wrong body for the autopsy.
The mysterious Phantom of the Hill strikes officer Tataglia. Belker makes a bust while picking up the engagement ring for Phil, and Davenport and Furillo run into Fay and the traffic court judge coming off the elevator in a hotel. Furillo tries to pursue a murder case without an autopsy, and the â€œPhantomâ€ strikes a second time, nearly getting himself killed by one of the jumpy rookies.
Jesus Martinez has knowledge of the governorâ€™s dog. Grace turns down Philâ€™s marriage proposal, and Renko witnesses Coffey leaving Renkoâ€™s girlfriendâ€™s house.