Reid and Prentiss enter a Christian cult's community ranch to investigate a anonymous tip about child molestation. Moments after they enter, the state police begin a raid on the place which quickly turns into a Waco Siege-like standoff with Reid and Prentiss being held captive by the cult's militia.
Did You Know?
Benjamin Cyrus is inspired by, if not loosely based on, an amalgamation of Peoples Temple cult leader Jim Jones
, Randy Weaver, the U.S. Marshals' primary person of interest in the 1992 Ruby Ridge standoff, and David Koresh
, the leader of the Branch Davidians, the target of the 1993 Waco siege. See more
In response to Reid's quoting of Jeremiah 29.11, Cyrus claims to quote Matthew 10.24. However, the verse he quotes is actually Matthew 10.34. See more
This is a special report from La Plata County, Colorado.
We're reminded of Jim McKay's words from Munich: "Our greatest hopes and our worst fears are seldom realized." Let's hope it's not the latter as we wait to hear the fate of the women, children, and FBI agents inside the building.
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