Insurance agent John Allen was strangled and thrown off a roof into a tree. masked men hold and the coroner at gun-point to steal the corpse on the way to the morgue, then dump it after butchering the inside, probably retrieving drugs. The widow refused to consider infidelity and pointed at former colleague Max Haverstock but it turns out both were fired eight months before and only Max got another legal job. Meanwhile only the mayor and the chief stand between Castle and jealous Becket severing his privileged ties with the NYPD after this 'last case', so he takes risks to 'redeem' himself after the trail leads to Chinatown poker and Russian mobsters. Written by
KGF Vissers etc
Did You Know?
When Castle's mother asks if Hollywood has lost its originality, Castle mentions Asteroids being optioned as a movie but that Ryan Reynolds is slated to play the triangle, and that he is good. In the early 2000s Nathan Fillion was in a TV show with Ryan Reynolds called 2 Guys, a Girl, and a Pizza Place. See more
After taking a call, Det. Ryan states, "our perps were wearing gloves". However, in the earlier scene, the gunman who enters the morgue vehicle is clearly not wearing gloves and opens the door bare handed. See more
[Castle trying to make up with Beckett
Hey, I could buy you a pony.
References A Christmas Carol
Written by 'Robert Duncan (VII)' (qv) See more