In the Heat of the Night

Season 5 Episode 5

Ruda's Awakening

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Aired Sunday 9:00 PM Nov 05, 1991 on NBC
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Ruda's Awakening
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Virgil's Aunt Ruda is the only witness to a struggle between Bubba and a young robbery suspect that ends in the young mans death.But her prejudice against the police -- and Virgil clouds her memory of the incident.

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Carroll O'Connor

Carroll O'Connor

Chief Bill Gillespie

Howard Rollins

Howard Rollins

Chief of Detectives Virgil Tibbs

Alan Autry

Alan Autry

Captain Bubba Skinner

Anne-Marie Johnson

Anne-Marie Johnson

Althea Tibbs

David Hart (II)

David Hart (II)

Sgt. Parker Williams

Geoffrey Thorne (I)

Geoffrey Thorne (I)

Sgt. Wilson Sweet

Fran Bennett

Fran Bennett

Aunt Ruda

Guest Star

Ray McKinnon

Ray McKinnon

Jethro Puller

Guest Star

Chris Lobban

Chris Lobban

Bobby Johnson

Guest Star

Crystal Fox

Crystal Fox

Sgt. Luann Corbin

Recurring Role

Tonea Stewart

Tonea Stewart

Aunt Etta Kibbe

Recurring Role

Dan Biggers

Dan Biggers

Dr. Frank Robb

Recurring Role

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