Investigating the late thermite arson suspect Johnson's home put the team on the trace of Tobey Abbott, representative and technician for a Navy-contracted electric installing firm with a grudge after failing muster. Cracking a Korean alphabet code suggests the next target. It's in Naples, so Tony and mates join local security chief NCIS special agent Stan Burley and apprehend the henchman who knocks Stan down, albeit he knows very little. Written by
Did You Know?
The bikini photos of Ziva that Tony threatens to show to McGee are the ones Tony took way back in #5.18, Judgment Day: Part 1. See more
"The explosion created a vacuum and it sucked out all the oxygen and extinguished the fire," Abby explains. Burning thermite cannot be extinguished by oxygen deprivation because the oxygen is contained in the thermite mix itself (in the form of iron oxide). Thermite can therefore even be ignited under water and under sand. See more
Shouldn't someone be reading me my rights?
Special Agent Jethro Gibbs
You have no rights! You're a terrorist on a U.S. Navy vessel, and we're invoking the PATRIOT Act.