Betty goes to the hotel building and finds Nicks with bruises; he is still alive. Sheriff Keller tells the St. Clairs that they need to come in for questioning. The Black Hood spares Nick since Betty gave him a name.
Penelope Blossom doesn't want Cheryl to press charges for the attempted rape. She tells Hiram and Hermione that she wants it taken care of and swept under the rug.
Cheryl won't press charges. She tells Veronica that if she wants to take down Nick, she needs to do it herself.
Toni crashed at Jughead's place. They decide to stay friends after their make-out session; she prefers to be with girls more.
Alice Cooper sets up a a meeting at her apartment with Riverdale's best and brightest. The parents interrogate their children about the drugs. Mayor McCoy threatens to clean up the Southside after finding out Josie took the drugs too.
Mayor McCoy and Sheriff Keller raid Southside High. They start apprehending gang members and arresting them.
Betty tries to makeup with Veronica and Kevin, but they brush her off.
The Black Hood sends Betty on the hunt to find the "Sugarman." He is the person in charge of distributing the drugs. The closest person she can talk to is Cheryl.
According to Cheryl, the "Sugarman" was a fairytale her mother told her as a kid.
Tall Boy wants to force a partnership with the Ghoulies. He needs Jughead to publicly support the alliance since he's the son of FP. Tall Boy threatens him to do it.
Betty asks Sheriff Keller about jingle jangle. He says that Clifford Blossom is the Sugarman, but now anyone could be the distributor.
Betty comes cleans to Veronica about all the trouble with The Black Hood. Veronica agrees to help her find the Sugarman.
Archie and Jughead visit FP for advice. He urges Jughead to not cause a bloodbath; he thinks a street race will be the perfect way to raise the stakes.
Cheryl asks Penelope about the Sugarman. Her mom denies everything.
The teens are forced to pick up trash as punishment for the drug party. Veronica wants Reggie to give up his contact for the jingle jangle.
Veronica buys drugs from a dealer. As the dealer runs away, Betty tails him to follow his location. The dealer, who is a Ghoulie, catches onto Veronica and Betty; he brings them to the hideout where Archie and Jughead already are.
Jughead makes a race deal with the Ghoulie leader: If they win the race, the alliance is done, but if the Ghoulies win, they get the White Worm and other Serpent property.
Cheryl decides to press charges against Nick. However, that won't be a possibility since Penelope accepted hush money from his family.
Betty helps Jughead fix his car. The two talk about their breakup, but it's still touchy.
Cheryl finds the hush money. She won't give over the cheque until Penelope tells her the truth of the Sugarman.
Veronica comes clean to her parents that Nick tried to rape her. Hiram and Hermione agree to not take any money from them.
Jughead, Archie and the Ghoulies race their cars. Archie panics that the bridge is too small for both cars; he pulls the break to stop them. Sirens are heard over the bridge. They run over and see Sheriff Keller and the police stop the Ghoulies's car.
Archie admits that he called the police to get the Ghoulies arrested. Jughead is visibly upset.
Penelope comes clean to Cheryl about the Sugarman. She throws the cheque into the fire. Cheryl calls Betty and tells her the name of the criminal.
Betty gives the name to the police so that he will be arrested. She threatens The Black Hood and tells him that she is coming after him.
The Sugarman is the teacher at Southside High, Robert Philips. He is shot in police custody.
Hermione receives a call that the St. Clairs had gotten into an accident. Nick is in serious condition and it will take time for him to recover.