5x17 Slipping

Created on July 2, 2008 - 10:33
5x17 Slipping
Season 5 x 17 - imdb - tvcom
First Air Date : Sunday, 27 April 2008
Ratings : 11.6 millions of viewers
Directed by Kevin Bray imdb
Written by Erica Shelton imdb
Flashback year : 1962 (46 years ago)
 

Summary

The team re-opens the case of a woman who allegedly committed suicide in 1962 when the victim's granddaughter comes forth with evidence that the note found on the death scene -- then thought to be the suicide note -- was not written in the victim's handwriting.
She was a beautiful woman. Full of life. Until she started slipping.

Hollow. No escape from the dark. I sit. Alone in empty rooms.

Sidestories

Scotty is personally invested in proving that Nancy Patterson did not commit suicide.
Lilly: This isn't about Elisa... or is it?

Will Jeffries shares a pie & milk date with Belle.

Music

"Crazy" - Patsy Cline
"Devil or Angel" - Bobby Vee
"You Belong to Me" - The Duprees
"All Alone Am I" - Brenda Lee
"The End of the World" - Brenda Lee

Notes

Number of victims : 1
Flashback style: Color
New lead: Document
Murder weapon: Hands
Motive: Jealousy
Murder type: Murder 2
Special: Not a cold case - Suicide
Ghost: Nancy Patterson appeared to Scotty Valens.

This is the only episode from 1962.

Case is solved thanks to Scotty's perseverance.

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Victim(s)

Emily Rose
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Doer(s)

Ronny Cox
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Keith Coulouris
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Characters

Brea Grant
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void
Frances Fisher
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Kaleigh Kennedy
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June Squibb
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Lenne Klingaman
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Kevin Linehan
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void
 
John Sloman
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void
Jane A. Johnston
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Cate Cohen
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Trisha Mann
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void
 
Scotty and Rachel West

I know when you don't get a "good-bye," or at least one that makes sense, it stays with you.

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