The discovery of an amputated human ear in the Potomac River leads to the rest of the body, wearing a uniform of a Navy petty officer; Gibbs and company investigate; Gibbs sees an inconsistency, and McGee learns that the victim is not a military member at all. McGee says that the vic is a free-lance investigative reporter; Tony interviews the sailor who lent his identity; four other sailors confess to homicide. Ziva's father shows up in Washington, DC, as does the new director of Iranian intelligence, who meets with Eli, Ziva, Vance, and Gibbs. The dead guy's car and much evidence show up in an off-airport parking lot. Ziva recognizes a hat and discusses it; Ziva and her father eat dinner with Vance and Jackie in their home; a lone gunman shoots up the place, killing one person and injuring another, who later dies. Ziva pursues the shooter, and she and Gibbs catch him. [To be continued.] Written by
Did You Know?
At the beginning of the episode Ziva picks up the dress she wore in "Under Covers" (3.8), Tony wears the disguise from "Driven" (4.11) when he was working secretly for Jenny which is why Ziva and McGee did not recognise it. See more
Several petty officers below the rank of chief are shown wearing Khaki uniforms. Only Chiefs and Officers wore Khaki uniforms. See more
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Director, I have your wife for you.
So this is why you had to be in the office so early? Garfield ship Nermal to the Kremlin again?
Lasagna shortage in Damascus.
Written by Richard Wolf
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