They had time to plant the drugs on his boat and avoid getting arrested while putting one of the Porters in jail. What the Ryans really want is the Stowaway. Amanda clues Charlotte in as to what’s going on. The two of them ask Conrad’s for help. Their meeting does not go well. Amanda realizes she needs to take matters into her own hands. At the end of her meeting she swipes Conrad’s watch and later trades it on the streets for a gun.
She warns him to leave them alone as she reaches for the gun in her purse. Ashley interrupts and reveals that Jack has been released from jail. Ashley had convinced Conrad to help Jack because this could be seen as a stance against police corruption. This will bode well for his public profile and potential political future.