Fox has released the official synopsis for the January 21st episode of Bones, "The Corpse On The Canopy". Pelant is back and is fixed on tormenting the Jeffersonian team.
- After Hodgins and Angela were drugged and woke up to a bloody corpse hanging in the canopy of their bed and flower petals around their son Michael's crib, they are forced to believe that Pelant is back for revenge against Hodgins.
- Although Hodgins wants to go after Pelant directly, Booth knows it's best to work within the system and not go against protocol.
- Meanwhile, as the Jeffersonian team investigates the corpse, they discover the victim was a Special Forces agent working for the world's biggest supplier of mercenaries.
- Angela and Hodgins decide to start an investigation without the rest of the Jeffersonian team for the sake of their family.