"Haunted" is the second episode of Season Five and the 93rd overall of Criminal Minds.


The BAU is called to Louisville to help local authorities determine what caused a disturbed man to have a psychotic break at a pharmacy and attack several people before fleeing the scene. Meanwhile, the team notices an odd change in Hotch's behavior.

Guest Cast

Bookend Quotes

  • Aaron Hotchner: Emily Dickinson wrote, "One need not be a chamber to be haunted. One need not be a house. The brain has corridors surpassing material places."
  • Aaron Hotchner: "There is no witness so dreadful, no accuser so terrible, as the conscience that dwells in the heart of every man." - Polybius


  • The pharmacist states Dr. Charles Cipolla prescribed medication to the unsub. However, a plaque on Cipolla's door identifies him as a Ph.D., and only M.D.s can prescribe anti-psychotics.
  • Kanin Howell, the actor who portrays a young Bill Jarvis, previously appeared in Criminal Minds, portraying a driver in the Season Four episode Normal.

Criminal Minds Episodes
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