A neighbor finds the body of a tortured Marine lance corporal, hanging in his garage; Gibbs and company investigate. When Gibbs and Tony seek to question a recently retired Marine, they find Fornell inside the retiree's home; Fornell says that the Marine is the FBI's key witness in a murder trial; McGee finds that Fornell's defendant is one of the most notorious criminals on the East Coast. Another Marine dies after enduring torture. The retiree-witness leads Gibbs and Fornell on a chase, then they question him again. Abby finds crucial evidence against the gangster; Fornell, Gibbs, and the gang connect the dots, and a confrontation takes place on a sidewalk and closes the case. Written by
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The mapped location of Brewer's apartment is in Aurora Hills, a high-priced area of gentrified single-family homes. But when Gibbs and Fornell arrive, it's at a low-income urban apartment building. See more
Special Agent Timothy McGee
For a guy that's about to be handed his head...
Officer Ziva David
He seems to have it firmly on his shoulders.
Special Agent Anthony DiNozzo
Calm before the storm. Gibbs vs Fornell, it's like Frazier-Ali, or Rocky vs... everyone.