Wednesday, April 2, at 10 pm/ET (CBS)
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Where we left off:
Danny and Lindsay solved a case of a charred street racer, while Mac and Stella linked a restroom drowning to an imprisoned killer.
"We're going to kick off with a bang,"
creator Anthony E. Zuiker says. The first episode is the culmination of the Second Life Internet murder story that aired in October. The team gets a tip that gorgeous assassin Suspect X is lying dead in a warehouse. But is she?
Jessalyn Gilsig (
) arrives as a comely political player who catches Mac's eye. But the flame cools for lovebirds Lindsay and Danny.
Under the microscope:
The team is investigated when a higher authority takes an interest in their work. Stella has "an experience that will change her life forever," Zuiker says.
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