Cass Derenick hired The Dodger to steal the Sherwood Ruby. However, he arrogantly underestimated the international thief and tried to get out of paying him for the heist. As a result, Cass was killed by The Dodger to set an example for anyone else who would wish to double-cross the latter.
- According to the companion book , Cass':
- Social security number is 5676-570-657.
- Height is 5'11".
- Weight is 140 lbs.