Credit: Richard Foreman / ABC Television Group © 2012 Disney Photo: Castle and Beckett Talk the Case Over in Castle Season 5, Episode 15: "Target"

Are you ready for the Castle two-part story arc? Well, ready or not, it’s coming your way. The first episode of the two-parter is really going to kick start things. Don’t believe us? Well then, just take a look at the synopsis:  

“In the first of a two-episode story arc, Castle and Beckett begin a murder investigation that also exposes a plot to kidnap the daughter of a wealthy Middle Eastern businessman. Dylan Walsh (Nip/Tuck) guest stars as FBI Agent Harris, an even-keeled professional brought in to help find the kidnappers.”

It looks like Season 5, Episode 15: “Target” is going to be really intense. We’re getting a murder case with a side of kidnapping, and our very own Alexis Castle gets caught in the mix! Check out the promo clip that had chills going down our spine:

Credit: YouTube Photo: Castle Promo For Season 5, Episode 15: "Target" (VIDEO)

 

Alexis gets kidnapped? How is that even possible? Well, it seems like her disappearance has something to do with a fellow Columbia student in the sneak peek below:

Credit: You Tube Photo: Sneak Peek of Castle Season 5, Episode 15, “Target”: The Team Confronts a Strange Hit and Run

 

Did you catch Castle going into “protective dad” mode? Well, he has every right to be. It is pretty strange for a Columbia student to carry around that kind of protection. Then again, you can never be too safe. But the next clip gives more insight:

Credit: You Tube Photo: Sneak Peek of Castle Season 5, Episode 15, “Target”: Castle, Beckett, and Esposito Watch Shocking Footage!

 

And the plot thickens! So, our murder vic isn’t just a random Columbia student and he’s tied somehow to the missing Middle Eastern girl. So how does Alexis get roped into the situation? Find out in the spoiler clip below:

Credit: You Tube Photo: Sneak Peek of Castle Season 5, Episode 15, “Target”: Castle Finds Alexis's Cell Phone!


So sweet Alexis is merely a victim of circumstance! Well, dangerous things happen to people who are in the wrong place at the wrong time. Will Castle and the team find Alexis with the help of Agent Harris? Or will another hero come out of the woodworks? We’ll just tune in to see! 

Castle Season 5, Episode 15: “Target” airs Monday, February 18, 2013 at 10 p.m. on ABC.