Insurance agent John Allen was strangled and thrown off a roof into a tree. Masked men hold Castle 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 Richard and Alexis are talking about movies, he says "...but I got dibs on "A Christmas Carol"." Molly C. Quinn
, who plays Alexis, voices two parts in the animated film A Christmas Carol
(2009). 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
NYPD Captain Roy Montgomery
[after the morgue... mobile is hit by a car, Lanie the Medical Examiner is seeing if Castle is okay
[after flashing a light in Castle's eyes and pinching his ear
What, no brain damage?
If he has some, it happened before tonight and it was probably self-inflicted.
Ahh, good times.
Written by 'Robert Duncan (VII)' (qv) See more