Waking the Dead: Season 3, Episode 5

Breaking Glass: Part 1 (27 Sep. 2003)

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The CCS is alerted to sexual abuse of young boys in care homes. The team race to identify the murderer before his vengeful victims reach him.



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Claire Goose ...
Dr. Laurie Poole
Michael Pennington ...
Prof Alan Macintosh
Oliver Gill
Prof Hugh Cullen
Clarence Smith ...
Dr. Paul Blackstone
Teenage Tanner
Tariq Jordan ...
Teenage Rainman
Eamonn Riley ...
Shelter Warden


Psychotherapist Laurie Poole adamantly insists that she has evidence of horrific sexual abuse and an undetected homicide for the Cold Case Team. She has recovered the repressed memory of patient Terence Tanner from his days as an institutionalized young teenager. He recalls not only his own abuse but that of another young man who was subsequently murdered. Circumstances overcome Boyd's initial resistance when Tanner disappears and the newly excavated 600 year old skeleton of a young boy in a Medieval cemetery is found to have DNA matching Tanner's. Written by duke1029@aol.com

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