In Montana, a member of a local militia, Frances Goering, is identified as a sadistic serial killer. He then commits suicide by blowing himself up, taking a cop with him. Goering's M.O. was kidnapping young women, torturing them for a few days and then killing them. By the time of his death he had killed 3 and held another captive. The BAU is called in to locate the survivor and finds her freshly killed, meaning Goering had an accomplice who now has literally taken his identity...
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It is revealed in this episode that SSA David Rossi is Italian-American and 52 years old. See more
The tapes recovered in the unsub's ranch house are MiniDV (digital); yet when Garcia plays them back on her computer, there are "degradation lines" associated with analog videotapes. "Degradation lines" do not appear on MiniDV tapes (or any type of digital videotape), no matter how bad the tape is. See more
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"An earthly kingdom cannot exist without inequality of persons. Some must be free, some serfs, some rulers, some subjects." - Martin Luther.
Performed by The Forbes Brothers See more