The New Orleans Police Department believe there is a serial killer on the loose in the French Quarter. He murdered three people pre-Katrina, in which he had been thought to have perished. A year and a half after the hurricane, a fourth dead body is found, killed using the same MO, which includes evisceration. Garcia locates a fifth potential victim in Galveston, Texas, that case which was not originally connected to the New Orleans killings. The unsub has been in direct contact with the lead investigator of the case, Lt. William LaMontagne, Jr. of the NOPD, by letter detailing the murder and mentioning that he is continuing what he started pre-Katrina. William LaMontagne, Sr., the previous lead investigator before he died in Katrina, also received such letters with the earlier murders. Most records of the first three murders were destroyed in the hurricane, so the BAU have only the latest murders from which to work. The significance of one piece of evidence from the earlier cases is ... Written by
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This is the first appearance of William LaMontagne, Jr. See more
When the BAU agents visit their first crime scene, William LaMontagne steps towards the blood stains and stands directly above one of the round stains. In the next shot he is about 1 foot away from the stain. See more
Four layers of fatty tissue sliced through like butter. I only seen that three other times.
Dr. Spencer Reid
You worked this case initially?
Yeah, you don't forget victims like this. It's like they were dissected.
I can still smell the alcohol on him.
This *is* New Orleans. Dead or alive, it's a smell you get used to.
References The Accused
Blues All Night
Written by Nelsen Adelard
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