When a metropolis councilman's physique is present in a parking zone, intertwined with a tree, the artistry and lacking organs counsel the work of the Chesapeake Ripper. Jack and the crew race towards time to catch the Ripper whereas he is nonetheless on his killing spree. When Will suggests the chance that the Ripper is filling his pantry with the victims' organs, Jack crashes Hannibal Lecter's feast to gather proof and take a look at the meat for human DNA. Jack's rising suspicions drive Alana even nearer to Hannibal, believing he's the sufferer of a witch hunt. In the meantime, clues from the tree man assist the BAU zero in on a location they imagine the Ripper used. There they uncover essentially the most stunning revelation of Jack Crawford's profession; Miriam Lass alive.