The team investigates one family's murder and another's disappearance in Kansas, where they have trouble establishing connections between the families. Elsewhere, Hotchner is not prepared for Beth's announcement.
While Ben returns to Boston to deal with a past mistake, Vivien and Violet must deal with danger within the house.
A family recovering from a mother's miscarriage, and a father's infidelities make the decision to move into a creepy home with a complicated history. The family is introduced to a handful of eccentric characters including a psychopathic teen patient of the father, a mysterious housekeeper who isn't what she seems, a former resident of the home who murdered his family, and a southern actress with a disturbed daughter.moreless
Jennifer apologizes to Daniel for getting so emotional during her speech tonight. Sonny asks Melanie to dance. Carrie and Austin say that not being invited hasn't stopped Stefano from showing up before. Chloe tells Brady and Nicole the good news that she got the job and owes everything to him. Jack overhears Daniel tell Jennifer that it wasn't her that made her marriage fail. Sonny explains to Melanie he's proud of who he is and will continue to face obstacles. Roman and Marlena do some catching up since she's been away. John tells Marlena his talk with Brady didn't go as well as he hoped it would. Hope comes across some letters while getting the doughnuts back at Alice's house and sees that they're actually bank statements from an account even she didn't know about and think Alice might've been blackmailed. Kinsey tells Chloe that maybe she doesn't have to do this alone and offers to move to Chicago with her. Jennifer is faced with a big shock when Jack makes his presence known to her.moreless
Everyone is delighted to see John and Marlena arrive at the party, especially Sami. Chloe tells Brady that she's not going to the audition and tells him what Kate said. Hope sees that John also has a surprise in store tonight. Abe gives Carrie some insight if she wants to switch to be a prosecutor. Marlena makes an announcement, John then shocks everyone when he stands up and says it's all cause of the love and support of his friends and Marlena. Abigail sees that Melanie isn't having fun and tells Chad to go and ask her to dance. E.J. overhears Nicole tell Kinsey she doesn't need a man to fulfill her life. Chloe tells Kate they have some unfinished business with what she said earlier. Hope recites a poem that Tom wrote for Alice years ago, and many people say exactly what Tom and Alice meant to them. Jack continues to watch Daniel and Jennifer. Doug and Julie then sing a duet and Marlena tells John that they're officially home again.moreless
Jennifer and Daniel arrive to surprise and celebrate Carly's release from rehab. Quinn asks Taylor if it's possible that he's able to change his life. Ivan tells Vivian he's not going to let her slip through his fingers again. Abe overhears and asks Kinsey who exactly lied to the cops. Nicole tells Brady that Gus took her hostage and put a knife to her throat and thinks it's best she move out of the Kiriakis mansion. Dr. Norman sees that Carly is ready to mail her letters of apology. Abe gives Chloe the reward that led to Gus's capture, and Kinsey thinks this money could help her get Parker back. Taylor tells Nicole that she too is moving on with her life by leaving town and starting over. Jennifer receives yet another mysterious phone call. Ivan unveils to Quinn, Taylor and Abe his latest venture involving Vivian. Brady tells Chloe he sent a demo and got her an audition but it's in Chicago and it'll mean she'll be closer to Parker. The mysterious man sets his sights on going to Salem. Vivian tells Abe to give her friends and enemies a message that even though she's leaving they won't be forgotten.moreless
Gabi wants to get Will to take a break from the website he, Chad and Sonny are designing. Nicole asks E.J. if he was waiting for someone, and she offers to have a drink with him. Gabi tells Melanie that since Dario got the job at Titan he's the happiest she's ever seen him. Rafe agrees with Sami's decision to look for a job. Brady tells Kinsey that despite his marriage to Chloe ended badly he never stopped caring for her. Dario makes an announcement to everyone that he's gotten a promotion at work. Gabi wins the bet and wants to spend the night together at the lake. Sami and Rafe discuss on how to keep their household afloat. Dario promises Melanie that no matter how busy he is he'll make time for her. Nicole goes to visit Chloe and sees that there's been no change in her condition. Dario tells Melanie that his promotion is gonna be in Argentina. Chad turns down E.J.'s offer to help his business.moreless
Chloe is shown in an alley all bloody and beaten. Daniel tells Roman and Bo that Mandy needs a little bit more time to recover. Kinsey finds out that Chloe never made it to the Brady Pub last night. Hope and Jennifer come to take Maggie back to her house, but she's not leaving. Chloe regains consciousness and begins to move slowly. Kinsey calls Brady, Nicole then grabs the phone and hangs up. Bo tells Hope that Mandy is ready to identify her attacker. Brady learns from Kinsey that Chloe has been hooking up with guys for money for the past several months. Chloe reaches her cell phone but sees that the battery has died and is unable to call for help. Maggie makes a decision where she wants to live. Victor offers Maggie to arrange for security at her house if she decides to leave the mansion. Jennifer tells Daniel that she's going to take Maggie's feelings for Victor into consideration. Hope sits with Mandy as she prepare to recount the night that she was attacked. Nicole, Brady and Kinsey set out to find Chloe.moreless
Melanie helps Maggie settle into the Kiriakis mansion, and says that she's going to visit Carly at the rehab facility. Daniel surprises Jennifer with a decorated room at the Salem Inn. Chloe receives some disappointing news that her singing gig is temporarily cancelled. Carly confides in a nurse that her son now officially hates her. Daniel and Jennifer get intimate. Kate finds out that Maggie is living in Victor's house. Nicholas comes back and says that he never should've come her in the first place, cause he doesn't see any forgiveness. Chloe turns to Quinn hoping to find another job, he says that until the police catch the attacker he's out and so is she. Victor asks Kate why didn't he take her idea to Stefano instead of him. Melanie runs into Nicholas and have a pleasant greeting. Jennifer tells Daniel that she's not ready for marriage any time soon. Chloe makes a date as "Lola" despite Quinn's warnings. Victor humbly rejects Kate's offer, Brady asks why he declined such a would be profitable project. Carly lays into Dr. Norman for the therapy session going completely wrong by pushing Nicholas too soon, Nicholas returns asking Carly for another chance and says he got some advice from Melanie. Chloe is watched by the attacker from a far.moreless
Sami wakes up in Rafe's arms on the couch completely forgetting she was told she wasn't pregnant. Kinsey thanks Chloe for getting her away from that guy last night cause she could've been the one attacked on the pier. Quinn lets Taylor that if he goes down then so does she. Charles tells Bo and Hope that he's sure that Abe will help them with whatever they need. Brady starts to second guesses his relationship with Nicole. Abe tells Bo that he's gonna need a lot more to go on before he goes public with these attacks. Quinn refuses to give into Chloe's request by letting her go and let's it slip that someone wanted her to do this job. Rafe shows Abe, the latest victim that was assaulted and agrees to give him whatever he needs. Taylor overhears Bo tell Hope that Abe agreed to give them whatever they wanted. Nicole tells Brady that he can have doubts that they're bad for each other all he wants. Hope tells Bo her idea of going undercover as a call girl to nail this guy. Chloe comes to the realization who wants her to be a prostitute. Quinn finds that his computer is missing. Lexie brings in the results of Sami's test that she has some cysts and needs surgery to determine that it's benign or not.moreless
The man tells Quinn that Lola was everything he expected. Abigail wants to get a photo album thing together for Carly. Sami tells Rafe the last time she felt this sick was when she was pregnant. Kinsey tries to get away from the man, she then calls Chloe for help. Nicholas sees that Carly was just admitted to the rehab facility and says that he'd like to see her. Melanie wonders if Nicholas will go and see just how bad their mother is and hopes he can through to her. Chloe comes to Kinsey's rescue and says she'll take care of it. Sami and Rafe are ecstatic when they learn they are expecting. Melanie tells Dario that they're doing everything they can for Carly. Nicholas comes in and tells Carly if she's here because of him. Daniel and Jennifer share a romantic picnic together. Rafe asks Sami to go to the hospital cause the test they took aren't always accurate. Quinn meets with Mandy his latest acquisition, and says he has nothing to fear while working with him. Chloe tells Kinsey that she's lucky she didn't get hurt or even killed. Maxine delivers some news to Sami that there's a problem with her test results. Mandy is attacked on the pier by an assailant.moreless
Chloe's social worker is impressed with her progress, and tells Adrienne things are turning around for her. Rafe apologizes to Sami saying he's running late and to start without her, she then calls Roman asking for his help. Kinsey turns down Tad's offer to go to a hotel with him. Taylor lets Quinn know that when people are around her bad things tend to happen. Will calls Gabi and asks to come and meet him and Sonny at the Cheatin Heart to play some pool.Rafe asks a fellow officer on the file on the woman that was recently beaten. Roman is against the idea of Sami coming to work for the Salem Police department. Kinsey realizes that Gabi and Will finally had sex and what took him so long. Abe comes along and asks Taylor what's gotten her so startled and says there's a job opening if she's interested. Hope and Rafe scramble to find the identity of the man that helped Carly in the alley. Tad comes in and asks Sonny if he's told Chad that he's gay, Chad then stands up to Sonny by telling him to get out. Rafe tells Sami she can't work at the station cause he has bad news cause the positions already been filled. Quinn introduces himself to Roman while at the Brady Pub. Taylor comes a cross a file on a unknown pimp. Chloe is being watched in the alley by someone.moreless