As a favor to Cruz whose friend, Peter Coleman, is the lead investigating sheriff, the BAU take on as their next case the murder of prostitutes in rural/small town Texas, the latest in Briscoe County. The latest victim is Abigail Jones, who was shot execution style in the back of the head, but not before she was tortured by having deep lacerations carved into her back in a cross-hatch fashion. This M.O. mirrors the murder of another prostitute, Hannah Kelly, in a neighboring county six months earlier, and the murder of a john, Lucas Wagner, eleven months earlier. The team quickly learns that Wagner, although convicted as a john, was truly a prostitute as well. They will also learn that forensic evidence will be difficult to come by due to the general protocols of various officials in the area. Their initial suspicion is that the murders were indeed torture, or consensual S&M sessions gone wrong, and that a john nicknamed "Mack the Knife" may be involved. With subsequent victims, they ...
Did You Know?
The case board when the team arrives at the Sheriff's Dept has pics of historic killers featured in the series' opening credits. See more
When Tabitha arrives home one of the first things she does is take off her boots. However after she goes to get a beer from the kitchen you can hear the sound of her heels as she walks away from the fridge. See more
Principal Andrew McIntyre
Look! Those women I had sessions with. Okay, maybe some money changed hands, but that was just for their time!
Yeah, we read the disclaimers on those escorts' websites too
Written by Waylon Jennings
and Donnie Owens
Performed by Waylon Jennings See more