Navy chief petty officer Frank McEllon, a top submarine technology engineer, was murdered at home, where no traces are found, so espionage is feared. His wife Magda left him with the baby and inherits his patents, a fortune. Her boyfriend Ted Brock, whom she knows as Cyrus, snooped his place three days earlier. He has a criminal record, but also a criminal alibi. Abby Sciuto arrives to pursue her theory: Frank was the 14th 'artificially random' victim in 2 years of the 'Phantom' serial killer she alone defined in her blog. the case takes an urgent turn. Written by
Did You Know?
Abbey Sciuto, performed by 'Pauley Perrete', is currently the only character that has appeared in JAG and subsequent spin offs. She appeared in "Ice Queen" and "Meltdown" in JAG, stars in NCIS. Now she's appears in "Random on Purpose." See more
Callen was not needed to go undercover, therefore had no alias. Yet in the final scene where he and Sam save Abby from The Phantom, he is clearly wearing a wedding ring. The ring is still there when they return to the office and Abby thanks both Callen and Sam. See more
Special Agent Sam Hanna
Flagstaff PD found footprints in the dust. Same size. Same pattern. Abby's right. The Phantom's real.
Special Agent Kensi Blye
My god. I am buying that woman a beer.
Special Agent G. Callen
I'll buy her a brewery. But I still need to know why McKellon.