A naked corpse in the woods is identified as Eddie Jacocks. Autopsy shows however that he drowned in a dark substance, actually maple syrup. The finger is pointed at the Midwest's syrup cartel, but judge Walters refuse a warrant to search the leader's premises. Russ gets bitten by a dog while trying to intrude and abuses a henchmen during interrogation, leading to his suspension. Milt hires his as 'consultant' to help set up an elaborate trap by creating a competitor, but their team actually stumbles upon another line of thought leading to two incompatible confessions. Meanwhile Fontanelle White, on migraine sick leave, finds his medicinal marijuana supplier sold him inefficient junk, but even with Milt's help it's hard to legally punish him.