After thirteen years in prison, a man named Fassl is released and cleared of murder charges when DNA evidence proves he had nothing to do with the murder of an entire family though he was present on the scene. Doggett, who made the arrest, refuses to accept Fassl's innocence and pursues the case again.
Did You Know?
The killer in the story looks like Charles Manson. There are messages written on the wall in blood like in the Manson murders. See more
After Assistant D.A. Damon Kaylor is murdered, Fassl kneels down over the body. As the camera pulls up above the scene, you can see the base of the camera hoist roll into view from the left. See more
Somehow this person materialized inside a maximum security prison, killed an inmate, and then vanished into thin air.
Materialized how, like Casper the Friendly Ghost?
In the main title for the ninth season, a piece of paper flashes across the screen listing "FBI Contacts: Witnesses and Contributors." The names on the list are screen names of the series' on-line fans. For episodes #9.01-#9.11, the names were randomly picked from various X-Files message boards. For episodes #9.12-#9.19, the names came from contest entries. See more
References Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde