Arriving at a crime scene with a dead body, Shawn sees another victim that he connects to an unsolved case of his father's from 20 years ago. Henry works with Shawn and Gus. As the murders are solved, Shawn realizes his father is in danger. Written by
Did You Know?
The title of the episode, Santabarbara, comes from the movie it plays homage to, Chinatown. The last name of the woman who is the murder victim, Veronica Towne, thus comes from the man who wrote the screenplay for Chinatown, Robert Towne. See more
In talking with Bea about her late husband Lou, Henry asks, "Do you remember back in '91, hearing Jack talk about a case involving the name Veronica Towne?" "No. He rarely talked to me about any of his cases." "Do you remember anything strange about his behavior at the time?" Jack was the name of one of the other guys Henry and Lou worked with back in the day. See more
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