Mette and her colleagues suspect that Bengt’s murder was connected to the recent theft of seized drugs from the Customs offices, where Bengt used to work. As Sandra is struggling to come to terms with her father’s death, she lets it slip that he was murdered and didn’t commit suicide as his colleagues have been led to believe. This misstep infuriates Mette, who decides to make it extremely clear to Olivia that she isn’t part of this investigation.
Michelle Fabre, the French lead investigator on the Marseille case, manages to identify the dismembered victim as Samira Khalil. While Abbas gets back in touch with some local acquaintances from his past life, Stilton meets up with Michelle to gather information. However, she is worried about Abbas’ return to Marseille, and warns Stilton that the “5 bastions” – the city’s largest criminal network – has put a price on his head.