||Johnny Cash finds himself holding the bag when he is embroiled in a bank robbery while trying to cash a check. Johnny is knocked out by the robbers, Sag Sawyer and Rupe Hedge. They leave a bag of money to frame him, and Cash is arrested. He's placed in the jail with Jake Toomey, whom Cash captured earlier when in disguise. Cash gets the keys and escapes, leaving Jake behind to serve his time. Cash finds the hideout of Sag and Rupe and busts them using his trick lariat.