As the team searches for an abducted teenager, Abby and Ziva work closely with a friend of the girl who witnessed the kidnapping; Gibbs turns to a former contact for help; Tony is jealous when Ziva makes plans with another man.
Tropes in this episode:
- Actor Allusion: Tony and McGee sing the opening theme for Laverne & Shirley. Mark Harmon, who plays Gibbs appeared in Laverne and Shirley, and so did Scott Bakula, who plays Dwayne Pride in NCIS spinoff NCIS: New Orleans.
- Adult Fear: A teenage girl is abducted, and her parents are understandably worried.
- Frying Pan of Doom: Abby saves Ziva from an intruder by whacking him across the head with a frying pan. She even lampshaded it.Abby: It's a frying pan. It's a little cliche.
Ziva: Works for me!
- Jail Bait: Diesel (the first suspect), was a 30 year old sex offender talking to 16 year old Victim of the Week Rosie, thinking that she was 20 years old, and he was pretending to be a college freshman.
- Missing Child: A 16-year-old girl named Rosie is kidnapped by Human Traffickers.
- Missing Mom: Lydia's mother is away in the Navy.
- Sex Slave: Rosie's fate until Gibbs and his team save her.
- Vehicular Kidnapping: How Rosie's ordeal begins.