Fugitive of the Plains (1943)
Fugitive of the Plains
Directed by Sam Newfield
Cast: Larry 'Buster' Crabbe, Al 'Fuzzy' St. John and Maxine Leslie
Billy Carson learns that someone in Red Rock is impersonating him, causing a warrant to be issued for his arrest. On the way there he and Fuzzy witness a hold-up by a gang of outlaws led by Kate Shelly. Billy the Kid decides to join the gang to clear his name. Kate sends Billy to rob the stagecoach and then has the sheriff tipped off so that Billy will be caught. Billy captures two of Kate's gang and learns of the tip-off, and then tells Kate he couldn't pull off the robbery because the sheriff had been informed. Kate gives Billy the assignment of helping her rob the Red Rock Bank, but this time Billy tells the sheriff. He warns Kate not to go through with it, knowing she will be caught.
Actors: Larry 'Buster' Crabbe, Al 'Fuzzy' St. John