With the murder solved, Cohle and Hart celebrate. However, back in 2012, they are shown new evidence by Gilbough and Papania.
Cohle and Hart continue on the trail of their suspect.
Hart and Cohle are led to tent-revival minister, Joel Theriot, after a hidden image is discovered. A known sex offender is implicated in Dora Lange's murder, but Cohle is sceptical and dives into reports of old cases instead. Meanwhile, Maggie arranges a date for Cohle.moreless
As Cohle and Hart face being taken off the Lange case, their investigation takes them to a cathouse and a church. Meanwhile, Hart finds a way to get away from his strained marriage to Maggie.moreless
When Rustin Cohle and Martin Hart provide statements about the 17 year-old murder of prostitute, Dora Lange, during their time at Louisiana State CID, details emerge about not only the crime, but also their personal lives.moreless
Lloyd follows up on a clue regarding Damien with detrimental results. The rest of the team are assigned to find Max Morris, a former circus performer and talented escape artist.
The guys knuckle down to help a frantic Ray get his kidnapped daughter back from Damien.
Enterprise returns to Earth to a hero's welcome, Archer is haunted by his experiences and actions in the Expanse. Meanwhile, realising that his home has been destroyed, Trip travels to Vulcan with T'Pol, where she faces a difficult situation.moreless