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WriterMelissa R. Byer,
Treena Hancock
DirectorFrank Waldeck
Original AirdateOctober 5, 2011
Previous Episode: Tell-Tale Hearts
Next Episode: Maid Man

Bittersweet is the third episode in season twelve of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.


After finding body parts of a missing girl in concrete, the CSI's look back at a case that was solved years ago for answers. The CSI's must also find out how a man was able to literally drown in chocolate.


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In 2011, she was paroled. Just a few weeks afterwards, a girl named Samantha Chase was murdered the same way Gina and Todd killed and disposed of their victims. Gina immediately became a suspect, but was later revealed not to have been the killer.

The killer was actually Gina's last victim, Colleen Hughes, who had developed Stockholm Syndrome due to the amount of abuse Gina had done to her and copycatted her.


Main Cast

Guest Cast

  • Jon Wellner as Henry Andrews
  • Larry M. Mitchell as Officer Mitchell
  • Stacy Haiduk as Gina Sinclair
  • Chelsea Hobbs as Colleen Hughes
  • Michael Grant Terry as Ryan Thomas
  • Don McManus as Ed Burrows
  • Tyler Anderson as Chad Ellis
  • Kelly Hu as Angie Salinger
  • Susan Diol as Janet Hughes
  • Theo Stockman as Slade
  • Caitlin Custer as Callie
  • Abby Bankston as Colleen Hughes
  • Jordyn Jo as Vicky
  • Justin James Hughes as Tristan

Major Events

  • Henry Andrews has been promoted to DNA Technician.


See Also

CSI:Las Vegas Season 12
73 SecondsTell-Tale HeartsBittersweetMaid ManCSI DownFreaks & GeeksBrain DoeCrime After CrimeZipperedGenetic DisorderMs. Willows RegretsWillows in the WindTressed to KillSeeing RedStealing HomeCSI UnpluggedTrends with BenefitsMalice in WonderlandSplit DecisionsAltered StakesDune and GloomHomecoming