Title Down the Drain
Series Major Crimes
Season 3
Episode 11
Airdate December 1, 2014
Viewers 2.94 million
Written by Duppy Demetrius
Directed by Steve Robin
Guests Alex Carter
Previous episode Zoo Story
Next episode Party Foul
Episode list Season 3

A surrogate adoption gets complicated, leaving one person dead and a lot of people searching for answers. The Major Crimes division gets their hands dirty as they explore LA's underground water system. Sharon works to make Rusty officially part of her family, while he struggles to tell his biological mother about the upcoming adoption.

The VictimEdit

The SuspectsEdit


Closing the CaseEdit

Sharon and Flynn pretend they have evidence they don't and trick Thomas into confessing to the murder and extortion though he claims it was an accident. Without intent, Hobbes will only be able to get him on manslaughter charges though she will use the extortion to increase the time he spends in prison. The team have her leverage the charges to get him to sign away his parental rights so the baby can have a good family. The three families that were scammed by Heather and Thomas come to a unanimous agreement to let the Glovers be the baby's parents.

Guest CastEdit



Episode NotesEdit

  • Sharon is now officially divorced.
  • Sharon has officially adopted Rusty.


Episode MediaEdit

Start a Discussion Discussions about Down the Drain