When Jack Crawford's star pupil Miriam Lass is found alive, she becomes the FBI's best hope to identifying the Chesapeake Ripper, but her foggy memory complicates the search. Evidence found at the site of Miriam's rescue exonerates Will Graham of any involvement in the Ripper and Copycat cases, and he is released from the asylum. Will warns Dr. Chilton that he could be in danger due to his intimate knowledge of the Ripper case, but when Chilton tries to confide in Jack that he shares Will's fears about Hannibal, he is rebuffed no evidence has been found against Hannibal, despite the FBI's efforts.
Meanwhile, Jack wastes no time in reinstating Will on the BAU team as they hunt for the Ripper. After introducing Will and Miriam to compare notes, Jack's suspicions of Hannibal's involvement continue to build. Only Miriam's memory holds the key to unlocking the Ripper's true identity, but can it be trusted?
Episode number: 2x7 Airdate: Friday April 11th, 2014
Miriam Lass is inspected for evidence. Jack plays the message from Miriam over and over on his phone. She's still getting used to only having one arm, and thanks Jack for continuing the search for the Chesapeake Ripper. Jack explains how they are still searching and asks Miriam if she knows who it is. She doesn't but remembers not being afraid during her captivity. Jack feels responsible for what happened but Miriam says that it was her fault. The killer was kind to her until the very end and said he was going to give her arm to Jack. Miriam doesn't think she was spared because the killer said he was saving her for last...