Criminal Minds

Season 5 Episode 8


Aired Wednesday 10:00 PM Nov 18, 2009 on CBS

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  • An old friend comes back

    In this episode of Criminal Minds, the following happens. When a second family is found murdered and buried in their backyard, the BAU are called in to help with the investigation. Soon they get a phone call from a local prison saying that one of their inmates has had contact from the killer. We soon learn that this inmate is in fact a serial killer, who Hotch and the team caught in season 1. He takes Emily with him to the prison, and they begin to question him. As the episode progresses we learn that the killer is in fact a woman, and when she is IDed the team go to arrest her. But things go wrong and she attacks Morgan. Luckily he manages to shot her before she can do any physical damage to him. As the episode ends, we learn that the killer the inmate was talking about, was not the killer in this episode but in fact the serial killer who is stalking Hotch and his family.