- Castle and Martha are at the bank trying to get a loan to fix her acting studio when the bank is held hostage by a group of robbers.
- Castle takes on the leader role assuring everyone they will be ok as he was on the phone with Beckett when the situation started.
- Beckett takes on the negotiator role and pretends to be a paramedic to take out a hostage who has a seizure.
- The robbers are searching for a safety deposit box and take out letters and photos. The box belongs to a married couple; a husband who died years ago and the wife is found dead.
- The former son in law was the hostage who had the seizure, was looking for the address to his former wife and child.
- The hostages are set free and the man finds his wife and son. He is caught leaving the house.
- Beckett goes to Castle’s for dinner and Alexis breaks up with Ashley.