The Equalizer‘s Robyn McCall has taken on a variety of robust instances. It wasn’t till this Sunday’s installment on CBS, nevertheless, that she needed to take care of a shopper who needed her assist based mostly on his goals and visions.
The person’s title was Julien Thibideaux (The Vampire Diaries‘ Yusuf Gatewood), and he was satisfied, based mostly upon the small print that appeared in his thoughts, that his youthful sister Calista was at risk. Robyn didn’t wish to dismiss Julien, however she was additionally understandably skeptical. She then turned to Harry, Mel and Det. Dante to assist her do some digging to determine if Julien was onto one thing or on one thing.
It turned out that Julien was proper about virtually every part. For example, when Robyn stopped by Calista’s house for a wellness test, the person with the slightly massive scar on his face that Julien envisioned attacked Robyn and he or she fought him off. Harry, in the meantime, discovered ATM footage of Calista withdrawing $1,000 and giving it to a drug vendor. Robyn roughed up and interrogated the drug vendor, and he confessed that he bought Calista a gun, not medicine.
Why would Calista want a gun if she wasn’t at risk? And why hadn’t her editors on the journal she labored at heard from Calista in days? The case grew to become extra difficult when the scar-faced man turned up useless within the trunk of his silver Mercedes. Police detained Julien for questioning, however his feedback about his visions, goals and erratic habits made Dante surprise if Julien ought to be institutionalized.
Making issues worse, Julien’s police file painted an image of an unhinged, recovering capsule addict whom Calista had filed a restraining order towards previously. Julien caught along with his story and when Mel staked out the unhealthy guys’ lair, she discovered unlawful weapons with the serial numbers scratched off. Mel additionally bumped into Calista on the hideout, however a frightened Calista didn’t know who Mel was, and fired her gun at Mel earlier than working away.
Extra digging revealed that Calista was searching for a Serbian gangster named Milosz, the man behind the weapons, and that in some way the weapons have been related to a group activist named Rosa, the very lady Calista had been interviewing for an upcoming profile.
However Calista by no means accomplished or turned within the piece and as a substitute, appeared to shift her focus to Milosz. Calista thought Milosz was working with a councilman to get the firearms, which had been obtained by a gun amnesty program, scraped of their serial numbers, and resold to the Serbian mafia. As an added twist, the councilman was harmless — however Rosa wasn’t.
Rosa and Milosz have been nearly to kill Calista when Robyn and Mel got here to the rescue. Dante and his males arrested Rosa and introduced Julien to the crime scene so he might be reunited with Calista. The 2 hugged warmly, and Robyn realized she wanted to test on her household, particularly as a result of she was nonetheless carrying round emotional baggage from her father’s loss of life.
Aunt Vi advised Robyn her father adored her and his loss of life wasn’t her fault. Simply as Robyn let Aunt Vi’s smart phrases sink in, Delilah walked up and requested to speak to her mother alone. That is when Delilah tearfully confessed that she hated mendacity to her dad about what Robyn actually does, and worse nonetheless, she nervous that Robyn may die working as a vigilante for justice.
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