Jane looks for a way for Maura to meet her biological mother, Dr. Hope Davis. Angela gets involved in a political campaign. And a nun from Jane and Frankie Jr.'s past returns.



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Sister Winifred Callahan
Rick Jaffe
Tom MacGregor, Jr.
Assistant District Attorney
Mrs. Dietrich
Celia Jaffe


Jane and Maura investigate the death of a young woman whose body is found in a back alley dumpster. The killer apparently burned her hands to stymie her identification but the police find a driver's license on her. Maura determines that she was asphyxiated and suffered a severe blow to the head. Meanwhile, Jane is after Maura to locate her biological mother and it turns out she already has. She is Dr. Hope Martin a world famous physician who has done a good deal of forensic analysis. Jane arranges for her to come in and try to identify the dead girl. She turns out to be everything Maura could ever hope for in a mother but is determined that she should never know about their connection. As for the dead girl, she is identified as 27 year-old Emma Spencer, a legal intern who worked at the DA's office. She was investigating the murder of a friend who disappeared when they were young teenagers and whose remains were only recently discovered. She had also taken a leave of absence to work as... Written by garykmcd

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Crime | Drama | Mystery





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3 July 2012 (USA)  »

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Detective Jane Rizzoli: The murder is near Franklin Park
Giovanni: You got a murder in the Franklin Park Zoo?
Detective Jane Rizzoli: Why? You have family there?
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