Because it's Reese's birthday and because there are no new numbers, Finch gives Reese the day off. However, there is a new number that Finch believes would not be a good case for Reese to work on, since it may hit a little too close to home regarding the nature of the death of his ex-girlfriend, Jessica Arndt. Reese is aware of Finch's motives. That number belongs to Karen Garner, who Finch is pretty sure is the victim. He is certain that Karen Garner is an assumed name and that she is on the run from someone, probably a violent boyfriend or husband. The case does hit home for Reese who decides to take matters into his own hands much like he would have handled the situation if the woman was Jessica. This situation doesn't sit well with Carter, who has been asked by FBI Agent Donnelly to assist in the investigation on Reese and finding his DNA at a past crime scene in New Rochelle, that crime scene being the death of Jessica's husband, Peter Arndt. Finch encourages Carter to join that ... Written by
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Darmaga Dominiczyk (Sarah Jennings) also plays Mercedes Iguanada in The Count of Monte Cristo. Jim Caviezel plays the title role. See more
It is Mr. Reese's birthday, which at the end of the episode his military record shows as being May 1st. But when he looks at his phone, the date says April 24th. See more
Detective Joss Carter
This New Rochelle business - The car accident, the cover up, Jessica. You knew what I'd find, didn't you?
Knowing isn't always a blessing, detective.
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