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Two boys find the body of a Navy commander in a quiet suburban neighborhood; Gibbs and company investigate. EJ Barrett reappears from her hiatus but remains a target. Another man dies, and the gang protect EJ and find and catch the killer.


Terrence O'Hara


Donald P. Bellisario (created by), Don McGill (created by) | 1 more credit »




Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Mark Harmon ... Leroy Jethro Gibbs
Michael Weatherly ... Anthony DiNozzo
Cote de Pablo ... Ziva David
Pauley Perrette ... Abby Sciuto
Sean Murray ... Timothy McGee
Rocky Carroll ... Leon Vance (credit only)
David McCallum ... Donald Mallard
Sarah Jane Morris ... NCIS Special Agent Erica Jane 'EJ' Barrett
Philip Casnoff ... Sean Latham
Iqbal Theba ... Ramesh Sengupta
Christie Lynn Smith ... Cara Barnsway
Annie O'Donnell ... Agnes Anderstout
Scott Wolf ... Casey Stratton / Jonathan Cole
Matt Craven ... Secretary of the Navy Clayton Jarvis
Dante Brown ... Skip


Two boys, playing in their quiet suburban neighborhood, respond to the sound of a nearby crash of a pickup truck, and they find the body of the dead driver with a gunshot wound; the victim is a Navy commander, so Gibbs and company investigate. A neighbor tells about a woman and an SUV, and the widow tells about an old friend of the vic from a previous duty station; Abby says that the killer is a careful professional. The gang pursue and find a suspect. EJ Barrett reappears from her hiatus after the resolution of the P2P killer; Tony and EJ bicker with each other. Abby provides a lead to the shooter, so Gibbs, McGee, and Ziva pursue it, and they find him. Gibbs speaks with the SecNav about the Phantom unit and the Watcher fleet, and Tony takes EJ to a safe house, then another man dies. Fireworks break out in a woods, then Gibbs, McGee, and Ziva find and catch the loose cannon. EJ goes to an even safer place, and Ziva receives a phone call. Written by DocRushing

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

explosion | false identity | knife | See All (3) »


TV-14 | See all certifications »






Release Date:

3 January 2012 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Santa Clarita, California, USA

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Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital



Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Did You Know?


Cole is evading the agents in a gun fight. He starts off wearing a black rucksack, but during the gun fight, the rucksack disappears. When handcuffs go on him later, there is no rucksack. The rucksack disappears instantly as Cole hides behind a tree, in consecutive camera shots. See more »


NCIS Special Agent EJ. Barrett: [DiNozzo opens a case filled with weapons] All I wanted for breakfast was the coffee.
Special Agent Anthony DiNozzo: Now we're ready for a fair fight.
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References Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) See more »


NCIS Theme
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