During the city's annual Civil War battle reenactment Carlton Lassiter intensely enjoys commanding dictatorially, one participant falls too soon and deep and stays dead. The inspector dismisses it as a hidden bullet accident, by Shawn enlists himself and Gus to sleuth on a case that isn't officially opened. He finds several possible motives, mainly around the jeweler-arms-keeper, but not just for the actual murder. Written by
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Gus asks Griffin Mahoney if he ever saw Glory
(1989). Peter Michael Goetz
, who plays Mahoney, played Francis George Shaw in the Civil War film. See more
When Detective Lassiter finds the bullet that killed the first reenactor he picks it up using metal tweezers. Neither police nor medical examiners retrieve bullets using metal tools because it could damage and or alter the striation patterns that are used to identify which gun the bullet came from. See more
[after Shawn reveals details about Poe's wound
How do you know that?
Lassie, you wanna take this one?
He had an "episode" in the hall.