Old wounds are reopened when the retired lead detective on Beckett's mother's homicide case contacts her with new information, but then is gunned down right in front of Beckett before he can tell her what he knows. The investigation into his death leads back to a decades-old conspiracy that may hold the answer to who was behind Beckett's mother murder and why. With the stakes and emotions running high, Castle and Beckett take their partnership to the next level.
Episode number: 3x13 Production Number: 313 Airdate: Monday January 24th, 2011
The scene opens with a man loading a revolver. He puts it to his throat. The scene changes to Beckett exercising at home when her phone rings. It is Detective Raglan, a former police officer that worked on her mother’s murder case a long time ago. Raglan puts the bullets back in the case and out of the gun and tells Beckett that he needs to talk to her because there are some things about her mother’s case that he needs to discuss. He tells her not to bring any cops. Beckett goes to Castle’s home and asks to talk to him. They go to a café and sit down with Raglan. He tells that the entire thing started 19 years ago. Suddenly Raglan is shot. Beckett calls for an ambulance, but Castle tells that it is too late. Beckett tells that it now a homicide. ..