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Inborn Description When a teenager is accused of a high-school murder, he finds himself subject to trial by social media … and in the dock. John Kretchmer. Raimy informs Frank that her mother, Julie, will be a Nightingale victim. She urges him to warn her, but Frank is hesitant to jeopardize his shaky relationship with Julie and young Raimy. In their respective time frames, both he and Raimy investigate Thomas Goff, a Nightingale suspect who had a sexual-assault charge filed but dropped against him; Frank's visit in precipitates the escape of a girl named Maya that Goff kidnapped, exposing his crimes to his mother.
In , Raimy discovers that Frank's actions caused the Goffs to move away, and she can no longer find them. In a desperate attempt to convince Julie she is in danger, Frank leads her to the radio to speak with Raimy, who remains silent in fear of further changing their history.
In , Raimy finds where Goff hid Maya under an outbuilding and encourages Frank to pursue that lead in Frank discovers that the underground space has been cleaned with bleach, and finds a footprint that leads him to the woods, where he finds Maya. Raimy becomes convinced that Goff is the Nightingale, but Frank has doubts. They each track down Goff in their own time frames, but in , Goff steps into traffic to keep himself out of prison; he dies in the past and vanishes just as Raimy is about to murder him in a blind rage.
The Nightingale case remains unchanged, confirming Goff's innocence. In , Raimy refuses to attend her mother's funeral, straining her relationship with Satch. Michael Fields.
In , a young girl, Eva Salinas, is found wandering the streets, having escaped from the Nightingale after he abducted her mother. The traumatic experience keeps her quiet until Frank has young Raimy play with her at the park.
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She tells Raimy a secret: she saw the Nightingale's face. In , Raimy learns that Eva has been abducted again, but eventually discovers that she has faked the whole thing for attention. Frank asks Raimy to describe the Nightingale sketch from her precinct and he, in turn, shows it to young Eva. She recalls the Nightingale stalking her mother and describes his vehicle, which Frank recognizes from the park.
He tries to approach it, but the driver flees and later burns it. In , Raimy discovers that her very first collar has been murdered and realizes that she remembers two versions of that day: one from the current timeline, where she and her father arrested him, and one from the timeline where Frank was killed, where she rode with Stan Moreno and found him murdered.
Raimy's knowledge of both timelines further implicates Stan as a dirty cop, but she has no hard evidence to prove it. She and Frank use an unaltered file from to try and flip one of Stan's CIs in After Frank accuses her of cheating on him with Raimy's softball coach, Julie asks him for a divorce. At Raimy's insistence, Frank uses the next Nightingale victim as bait. He saves her life, but the Nightingale escapes, knocking him unconscious and taking a family photo from his wallet. In , Raimy speaks to a tipster in prison who specifically requested her.
He introduces himself as Karl Pierce, a mentally unstable quantum physicist who claims to have discovered the same phenomenon as Raimy, which led him to kill his neighbor at the urging of his future self. He suggests that the only way to stop the Nightingale is to kill him in the past.
Raimy dismisses him, but changes her mind after discovering that the woman Frank saved has become a Nightingale victim in Tim Hunter. In , Frank is approached by his former lover, Miracella Corrado, whom he met while undercover and is now seeking refuge from Stan, who had her brother Jay murdered to cover up his attempt on Frank's life. Discovering the affair, Julie retaliates by rekindling her relationship with Raimy's softball coach, Ted. In , Satch wants to retire after his wife divorces him, but Raimy convinces him not to when they find a major clue to the Nightingale's identity.
A new victim, Larissa Abbot, is found at an old Christian hideaway camp where she was a nurse in and Raimy determines that whoever killed her must have worked at the camp at the same time. After watching a press conference where Raimy appeals for information about the hideaway camp, a woman named Meghan tries to contact her, but is prevented from doing so by the staff at the mental health clinic where she is held. A man who helped troubled youth at the camp, Deacon Joe Hurley, of whom she is terrified, is approached for information about the camp by the police.
Raimy's date with her new boyfriend, Kyle Moseby, is interrupted by a drunk Daniel, forcing Raimy to abandon Kyle so that she can take him home. He admits he cannot stop thinking about her and they share a kiss, but she leaves after finding the ring he plans to give to his girlfriend.
He later visits Raimy again and they have sex. In , Frank searches Larissa's belongings with her family's permission and learns she was friends with Meghan at the camp.
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He also finds out about Julie's affair with Ted, but eventually gives her his blessing to continue. John Showalter. In , Frank sets up a sting to expose Stan's corruption, but Satch tips him off and Frank is warned not to mess with Stan again. Frank and Julie reconcile after he comes to her wanting to tell her about his time undercover. Frank also tracks down a younger Meghan and learns of her suspicions that her stepfather Joe murdered her mother and brother.
In , Meghan escapes the clinic and calls Raimy, but is abducted.
Raimy breaks into Deacon Joe's house and finds the mummified remains of Meghan's mother; the Deacon attacks her and escapes, launching a manhunt. Raimy warns Frank that Joe is the Nightingale and must be killed to save Julie, to which Frank reluctantly agrees. Having finally identified Deacon Joe as the Nightingale, Raimy helps her father prepare to murder him.
Frank goes along with her plan, but questions whether it will cause more harm than good to the timeline; Raimy insists that doing so is the only way to save Julie. Kyle winds up in the hospital after being injured in a pursuit and he and Raimy share a tender moment.