Mystery! 1980 | TV Show
Whodunits, courtroom dramas and suspense tales make up this often brilliant anthology. It features adaptations of tales by myriad classic mystery writers, from Arthur Conan Doyle and Agatha Christie to Dick Francis and John Mortimer, with such notable figu (more…)
Premiered: February 5, 1980
Season 20, Episode 10 Touching Evil: War Relief
First Aired: January 27, 2000
"Touching Evil 2": A ritual killer (Philip Jackson) who targets fellow Bosnian-relief workers stabs his victims neatly in the head, then washes the bodies and wraps them in sheets. It seems that the murders are the killer's way of exorcising demons---his and his victims'---from the war. "Nobody should have to see what we did," he tells his OSC interrogators. DC Rivers (Shaun Dingwall) has some demons of his own to exorcize---from the Emerson-Laney case---and he charges headlong into this one.