The killer: Wesley Hillridge, the victim: Perry Doyle
Perry and Wesley, who is only 14, are both street artists. Wesley looks up to Perry and is sure he is Contagion, the highly regarded and anonymous artist who he wants to apprentice under. Perry's bruised and broken body is found dangling from an overpass and the dectectives surmise that he was hit by a passing truck while working on the side of the overpass. Meanwhile, a brave faced Betty continues to deal with the aftermath of her bring attacked in the morgue.
When stay-at-home Marta Walraven's marijuana exporting husband, Evan, is viciously killed in their driveway, her whole world changes. She has spent her whole life staying out of her father's organized crime world but things are about to change. With her primary concern being her children, she is reluctant to go against the "Bratva" (Russian mob) code when the FBI promises justice in exchange for her cooperation. As it turns out, Marta's brother, Irwin Petrov, and their best friend, Mike Tomlin, stole millions of dollars of cocaine from crime boss Nicholae Schiller. Even with Evan dead, the debt to Schiller is still not paid. Marta now has to figure how to find her way around the criminal underworld to repay this debt.moreless
Henry's friend refuses to report his son, Brandon, missing after the son steals $30,000. Shawn agrees to help locate the son, and finds out that Brandon has been involved in some underground poker. Meanwhile, O'Hara tries to surprise Lassiter on his birthday.moreless