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[WARNING: The following story contains spoilers from the Season 2 finale of The Killing. Read at your own risk.]

In the end, The Killing's final red herring wasn't exactly a red herring. Well, it was, but... let us explain.

Season 2's penultimate episode pretty strongly implicated Jamie Wright (Eric Ladin), the right-hand man of city councilman and mayoral hopeful Darren Richmond (Billy Campbell), in the death of Rosie Larsen. This week, he admits to beating Rosie unconscious (twice!) and locking her in the trunk of that Richmond campaign car after she overheard his plan to to derail Mayor Adam's waterfront initiative, but he did not push the car into the lake.

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