|Airdate||July 9, 2007|
|Written by|| Story by Mike Berchem|
Teleplay by Steven Kane
|Directed by||Michael M. Robin|
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|Next episode||The Round File|
|Episode list||Season 3|
|“||I wanted to, uh, thank all of you personally for your hard work and dedication. I know it's, uh, it's just awful when an investigation ends the way this one did.||”|
— Chief Will Pope
The kidnapping and murder of a young girl greatly affects Gabriel, whose actions against the suspect may cost Brenda the entire case.
- Ruby Williams an eight-year old African American young girl who was abducted on her way home from school and was later found dead.
- Roger Stimple, landscaper and convicted sex offender