NCIS: Los Angeles: Season 3, Episode 3

Backstopped (4 Oct. 2011)

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A Marine staff sergeant dies in an explosion of an SUV; Callen and company investigate; Hunter makes changes; Sam and Deeks find a runner and a bomb; the team find the bad guy; three more bombs explode, but the gang escape; Hetty returns.

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On a freeway during a morning commute a Marine staff sergeant, Marcos, dies in an explosion of an SUV; Callen and company investigate; Marcos was a combat engineer who specialized in demolition. TV-news footage reveals nearby a suspicious car, which leads to Winslow, a person of interest. Hunter makes changes; G speaks with her. Sam and Deeks encounter a runner and a bomb; the man talks, but Nell and the guys catch him in his lies, then he tells about four bombs and one target; G and Kensi check out an empty pad, and Sam uses duress to negotiate a deal; Winslow hires a professional to fix his devices; G has another chat with Hunter. A good plan takes an unexpected left turn, but a remorseful man speaks up; then three bombs explode, yet all the gang escape. Nell abruptly discovers Winslow's missing girlfriend, who disappears, as does Hunter. Hetty returns to her office, where she invites G to sit down, then she starts to tell G what she knows about his background. Written by DocRushing

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Henrietta 'Hetty' Lange: You asked me why I went off on my own to face the Comescus. I did it... because of your mother.
G. Callen: You knew my mom?
Henrietta 'Hetty' Lange: Sit down. I'll tell you everything I know.
G. Callen: Why now?
Henrietta 'Hetty' Lange: Because you're safe from the Comescus now. And because I can't hold on to these secrets any longer. Please Mr. Callen.
[Callen sits down]
Henrietta 'Hetty' Lange: Where do I begin?
G. Callen: What was her name?
Henrietta 'Hetty' Lange: Clara... Her name was Clara.
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