Since Strauss' death, Hotch has been doing double duty. He has been asked to fill her position permanently - the only member of the team who he has told being Rossi - which he is seriously considering, if only to provide more time to spend with Jack, and to prevent an outsider from putting an unwanted administrative eye on the team. He will have time to contemplate this potential move when the team travels to Glendale, Arizona on their latest case. Two single, young women in individual cases were found in parks, each raped, shot through the heart, and placed in a praying/begging position postmortem. A third victim is found by the time they reach Glendale and a fourth shortly thereafter. Beyond the third victim being married, albeit separated from her husband, the team finds other similarities, namely that the victims were forced to eat human flesh, all from the head. The team believes that there is one single human head being used, that belonging to whoever the unsub's first victim ... Written by
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Yes, they did talk to me about the section chief job.
Dr. Spencer Reid
Do you want it?
I know what I don't want is an outsider coming in and questioning every move that this team makes. I told them that I'd think about it.
So what happens if you accept?
Means this would be my last case in the field, but nothing's been decided. As soon as I figure out what to do, you'll be the first to know.
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