The episode begins with a man and a young woman entering the hotel, but the woman decides to leave without going up to the room. The man walks into the elevator as another guy walks out. We then see another young woman waiting for the elevator to arrive. When the door opens, she screams at the sight; the man’s throat is slit and there is blood all around in the elevator. Next, the team arrives at the scene. The victim is Peter Coe, a professional poker player. Morgan tells Russell that there is no surveillance in the hotel. The woman waiting for the elevator on the second floor saw Coe. Greg tells Russell that Coe did not suffer much because the splatter pattern suggests that an artery was severed. ..