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Season 1, Episode 18 – Lethal Weapon wraps its first season with a prisoner hijack, prisoner torture, a chase, more torture, a spectacular high fall into raging rapids, some dramatic revelations and betrayal, followed by more torture and a fight. No one in this finale is going quietly, except RJ who graduates high school and misses out on popping a tent with dad.
Season 1, Episode 17 – Riggs and Murtaugh face a rogue Lethal Weapon who targets a young woman and her baby. Agent Palmer goes missing when she gets involved with the case and discovers new information about Miranda’s death that could devastate her relationship with Riggs. Trish gets an incredible job offer from a former client billionaire.
Season 1, Episode 16 – The Lethal Weapon team investigate an attack against a young college football recruit and his cousin. Murtaugh worries about Trish and their loss of income and considers taking a more lucrative security position at the local college. Riggs struggles with sobriety and his feelings for Agent Palmer as their relationship moves forward.
Season 1, Episode 15 – Lethal Weapon adds another character from the movie series and brings Agent Palmer back to torment Riggs when a cartel informant is murdered before giving the DEA the name of their main money launderer in Los Angeles. Leo Getz helps Riggs and Murtaugh in some surprising ways when the Flores Cartel makes moves against a member of their team.
Season 1, Episode 14 –Dr. Cahill experiences life from inside a Riggs investigation when the Lethal Weapon team investigates the murder of Cahill’s new boyfriend. It’s all about secrets when Riggs finds out Murtaugh was also her patient. Murtaugh also investigates a much more explosive case when he discovers his daughter sneaking out at night.
Season 1, Episode 13 –Lethal Weapon is all about grief management and revenge. Riggs can’t face Miranda’s family on the anniversary of her death and he feels guilty for living without her. Murtaugh and Trish are surprised to discover RJ has a serious girlfriend as he changes his college plans to be with her.
Season 1, Episode 12 – Riggs and Murtaugh both deal with life threatening situations when Lethal Weapon explores the bond of brothers. Riggs faces Trish in an arraignment when he arrests one of her most successful clients. RJ pushes to buy his first car while Murtaugh starts having intense chest pains, but tries to keep them secret from Trish and his coworkers.
Season 1, Episode 11 – Riggs and Murtaugh trace the Lethal Weapon used to kill a Texas Ranger to their brothers at the Sheriff’s department and uncover a dangerous secret that could end Captain Avery’s career. Murtaugh stretches his integrity as far as he can to balance what’s right with what’s needed for true justice.
Season 1, Episode 10 – Lethal Weapon returns with Riggs and Murtaugh teaming up with a skilled Koreatown specialist when a popular party promoter is killed for selling legal drugs. Detective Cho proves to be a better partner for Murtaugh as Riggs continues to withdraw from the people around him. Riggs meets a recluse he thinks battles similar demons but she has a more tragic secret.
Season 1, Episode 9 – Lethal Weapon wades into the holiday season when Riggs and Murtaugh face a homicidal cartel leader that kills two women in Los Angeles, and claims to have set up Miranda’s murder in El Paso. Their main suspect makes Murtaugh’s naughty list when he holds Trish and the kids hostage on the night before Christmas.
Season 1, Episode 8 – Lethal Weapon explores Riggs’ fathering skills when he protects a young witness to a casino heist after the boy’s mother is shot by a ruthless thief. Murtaugh isn’t up to a mountain climbing adventure he promised Trish, but he does scratch his motorcycle itch when the case leads him to a custom bike shop.
Season 1, Episode 7 – Lethal Weapon heads to the fashion district when a man arrives executed and folded in a suitcase. Riggs and Murtaugh add to the metaphor when they discover a money laundering operation and meet the DEA agent working a long, solo investigation. Agent Palmer could be a possible love interest or at least help curb his constant depression.
Season 1, Episode 6 – Lethal Weapon returns with another great brand episode of Los Angeles slime-crime, an explosion, and a horrific murder. Riggs runs into Miranda’s old roommate at a skanky suspect’s party and Murtaugh scares off one of Riana’s boyfriends while Trish tries to save their beautiful daughter from the dangers of exploiting herself on social media.
Season 1, Episode 5 – Lethal Weapon delivers another thrilling episode when Riggs and Murtaugh investigate a former Navy SEAL’s dangerous personal mission, while Murtaugh deals with slowing down after his heart attack.
Season 1, Episode 4 – Murtaugh takes a neighborhood break-in personally and his prime suspect is more than he or Riggs can handle together. Riggs considers cleaning up his sand hobo look and crosses the cool-uncle line with Roger Jr. when he sneaks out with Marcus, a buddy from the old hood, on Lethal Weapon.
Season 1, Episode 3 – Murtaugh and Trish struggle to make time for a long overdue date night while Riggs and Murtaugh work an armored car heist and discover Roger’s mentor, and former Training Officer, was at the wheel. Later they have to save him from a brutal cartel that use machetes as their Lethal Weapon of choice.
Season 1, Episode 2 – Riggs and Murtaugh rush to save a young pregnant woman from a new Lethal Weapon on the streets of Los Angeles.