Gibson orders extensive surveillance on the suspect and his family. Burns informs Stella he leaked information to Morgan Monroe about her investigation, tipping off his son and one-time-suspect Aaron. Gibson and Reed Smith share an intimate moment, as do she and Burns, when the latter tries to kiss her in her hotel room. The serial witnesses her violent confrontation with the A.C.C.
Meanwhile, Spector continues to groom Katie to assist him in his crimes, whilst breaking into the Investigating Officers hotel room, making the cat and mouse game far more personal than it had been before.