Crawford's last role under her Warner Bros. contract finds her portraying a gangster's moll with a criminal record of her own. Beth Austin is loved by jealous killer Matt Jackson (Brian). After another heist, Beth learns she's going blind and goes into the hospital for eye surgery, performed by Dr. Ben Halleck (Morgan). The two fall in love while Matt is in hiding and the FBI is tracking them down. When Matt learns his gal loves another, he decides to eliminate the competition.