On the NCIS episode “Viral,” a petty officer is found murdered in a park. The NCIS team investigates to determine if it was the work of a serial killer or a copycat. The team gets the help of Special Agent Maureen Cabot. She’s no stranger to the NCIS team. Last year, Agent Cabot helped them solve the murder of a Naval officer who was killed by a distracted texting driver.
Special Agent Maureen Cabot is portrayed by Kelli Williams. She’s best known for her roles on Army Wives (Jackie Clarke), Lie to Me (Dr. Gillian Foster), Men in Trees (Julia Switzer), Medical Investigation (Dr. Natalie Durant), and The Practice (Lindsay Dole, Bobby’s bride). Fun fact about Williams: She starred in the TV movie A Boyfriend for Christmas opposite her real-life mother, actress Shannon Wilcox. NCIS airs Tuesdays at 8pm on CBS.